Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pmuptown campus
New Orleans-born Herlin Riley is a renowned drummer, composer, and founding member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra in New York City. He has been a veteran member of the bands of Ahmad Jamal and Wynton Marsalis, and his latest album as a bandleader, New Direction, was released in 2016.
Jazz at the Rat is a series of live concerts held on selected Thursday evenings at City Diner (a.k.a. Der Rathskeller or "The Rat") at Tulane. Each edition features performances by jazz legends and rising stars, including visiting artists and New Orleans-based musicians, accompanied by students and faculty from Tulane's jazz studies program.
Free and open to the public. Presented by the Lagniappe Series of Newcomb-Tulane College. For more information, email email@example.com, or visit college.tulane.edu/jazz.
Photo by Erik Anestad.