Book Presentation: "Bebop, Swing and Bella Musica" by Authors Bill Dal Cerro & David Anthony Witter

Mar 28, 2018 1034

Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago - 500 N Michigan Ave. Suite 1450 - Chicago, IL. Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT).

From its origins in New Orleans through the Big Band, Swing, Be-Bop, and Modern Era, Americans of Italian heritage have made vital contributions to Jazz Music. Frank Sinatra, Louis Prima, Louie Bellson, Lennie Tristano, Tony Bennett, Buddy DeFranco, Flip Phillips and Joe Lovano: These are just some of the hundreds of musicians of Italian descent whose talents have enriched jazz.

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