AFS Presents: BLUE NOTE RECORDS: BEYOND THE NOTES
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One of the most important record labels in the history of jazz —and, by extension, that of American music —Blue Note Records has been home to groundbreaking artists.
Since its founding in New York in 1939 by German Jewish refugees Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff, the history of Blue Note Records goes beyond the landmark recordings, encompassing the pursuit of musical freedom, the conflict between art and commerce and the idea of music as a transformative and revolutionary force. Through rare archival footage, current recording sessions and conversations with jazz icons Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and today’s groundbreaking Blue Note musicians, BLUE NOTEView more
July 19 – $11.25 General Admission
July 20 – $9.00 General Admission
July 21 – $11.25 General Admission
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
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Join us for a Blue Note Records DJ set by Violet Sound following the Friday, July 19, 7 PM screening.
6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, TX 78752
Free parking onsite.
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