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Marcus Shelby Quintet

November 10, 2023 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM PST

Marcus Shelby Quintet

In 1990, Marcus Shelby received the Charles Mingus Scholarship to attend Cal Arts and study composition with James Newton and bass with Charlie Haden. Currently, Shelby is the Artistic Director of Healdsburg Jazz, an artist in residence with the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, and a past resident artist with the San Francisco Jazz Festival and the Healdsburg Jazz Festival. Shelby has composed several oratorios and suites including “Harriet Tubman”, “Beyond the Blues: A Prison Oratorio”, “Soul of the Movement: Meditations on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.”, “Black Ball: The Negro Leagues and the Blues”, “Green and Blues”, and a children’s opera “Harriet’s Spirit” produced by Opera Parallel 2018.

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Date:
November 10, 2023
Time:
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM PST
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Website:
https://tinyurl.com/yphuay7s

Venue

The Sound Room
3022 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94611 United States
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Phone
510-708-9691
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Organizer

The Sound Room
Phone
510-496-4180
Email
http://bit.ly/2QJVyrh
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