Location: Floor Five, Neil Bluhm Family Galleries
Gary Giddins, a leading jazz critic and former columnist for the Village Voice, hosts a listening session as part of Open Plan: Cecil Taylor. Giddins is the Executive Director of The Leon Levy Center for Biography at the CUNY Graduate Center. His writings on Cecil Taylor have been published in numerous articles, reviews and books including Riding on a Blue Note (1981) and Visions of Jazz (1998) which have become indispensable texts on American jazz history.
Free with Museum admission.