When: Sun., Oct. 15, 3-5 p.m. 2017
Richmond Jazz Society is proud to present Ms. Mercedes Ellington, granddaughter of legendary Duke Ellington for a talk about artists in the exhibition “VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years”. Ms. Ellington is a ground-breaking dancer, choreographer and advocate for Jazz. She will also sign copies of her new book, Duke Ellington: An American Composer and Icon. The event is free but reservations are requested.