The Triumph of American Music
John Edward Hasse
Grammy Nominated, Award-Winning Music Historian, & Curator Emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution
John Edward Hasse has served as Curator of American Music at the Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of American History for the last 32 years, curating exhibitions on Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, & Ray Charles. He served as principal advisor for the U.S. Postal Service stamp series ‘Legends of American Music’ & authored the acclaimed biography “Beyond Category: The Life & Genius of Duke Ellington” among so many other accomplishments. Hear from one of America’s foremost music historian-educators!
January 11, 2023 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Durham County Main Library Auditorium
Reserved seating will be honored up until 5:55 PM at which time all remaining seating will be first come first serve.
COME EARLY FOR A MEET AND GREET WITH THE EXPERT!