Vision Festival at Tufts on October 27

Source: Tufts Music.

Sat, October 27, 6:30pm – 10:00pm
Granoff Music Center, 20 Talbot Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA (map)

Free Jazz & Social Justice: revolutionary music, art, and thought. The Vision Festival, a highlight of NYC cultural life for 23 years, makes its first-ever appearance in Boston. This multidisciplinary event will feature performances by legends of Free Jazz including William Parker, Matthew Shipp, Andrew Cyrille and a lecture/performance by renowned theorist Fred Moten. Improvisation is not just a strategy for art, it’s a mode of deeper engagement with life.

6:30 PM: Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio
7:15 PM: Revolution/Resurrection: Patricia Nicholson, Jason Kao Hwang, TA Thompson, Bill Mazza
8:10 PM: Fred Moten
8:40 PM: William Parker, Rob Brown, Fred Moten, Steve Swell, Andrew Cyrille