Newsbits: Hermeto Pascoal / Eivind Opsvik / Dre Hocevar / Charles Amirkhanian / Myra Melford

Hermeto Pascoal

Hermeto Pascoal will receive an honorary degree from the New England Conservatory.

Jazz Right Now reviews the latest from Eivind Opsvik and Dre Hocever.

The American Composers Forum (ACF) Board of Directors has voted to present its 2017 Champion of New Music award to percussionist, radio producer, and director of Other Minds Charles Amirkhanian. Also, Myra Melford has joined the Other Minds board of directors.