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Coltrane Festival at the Bell Tower

Wed, Sep 21, 2016 | 3:00 pm

Join us at the Bell Tower outside Paley Library to kick off Homecoming Weekend with an afternoon pop up musical performance featuring the music of John Coltrane, Philadelphia’s own saxophonist and composer, in commemoration of his 90th birthday. This program is organized by Terell Stafford, director of jazz studies and chair of instrumental studies at Boyer College of Music and Dance, with performances by Boyer students.

This program is part of Homecoming! Visit alumni.temple.edu/homecoming for more information about Homecoming 2016.

Performances by:

Chris Lewis Group

Bootsie Barnes Group

Tim Warfield Group

Ben Schachter Group

Artistic director: Terell Stafford, director of jazz studies and chair of instrumental studies at Boyer

Overall partners: Philadelphia Jazz Project, Ars Nova Workshop, Boyer College of Music and Dance.

This program is part of the Libraries' Beyond the Page public programming series.

Bell Tower