Thursday, July 11, 2013
The Harlem Quartet: Take the 'A' Train
The Harlem Quartet, a string quartet, will perform music by Wynton Marsalis, Chick Corea, Billy Strayhorn, Guido Gavilan, and Walter Piston. Join us at 6:30pm for a pre-concert mixer! The Harlem Quartet's mission is to advance diversity in classical music, engaging young and new audiences through the discovery and presentation of varied repertoire that includes works by minority composers.
The U.S. is in the strange position of fighting ISIL alongside Iran while at the same time backing the Sunni campaign against Iran’s allies in Yemen. Our relationship with Israel is strained at best and there is chaos in Syria and Libya. James Jeffrey, who served as President Barack Obama’s ambassador to Iraq, claims we are in a free fall in the Middle East. Officials argue that the chaos is fueled by ethnic and religious forces largely beyond America’s control.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with the U.S. Army's decision to prosecute Army Sgt Bowe Bergdahl for misbehavior before the enemy and desertion charges?