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Trace Generations Concert At Seattle Art Museum

Arts and crafts have a long tradition of masters guiding and encouraging students, and the Art of Jazz is no different.  This concert at The Seattle Art Museum illustrates the interplay between established artists like saxophonist Stuart MacDonald and pianist and singer Dawn Clement and talented students from Garfield High School, Cornish College and the University of Washington.  Two groups were formed and rehearsed, a trio led by Dawn Clement and a quartet led by Stuart MacDonald, and each group played a set at this month's Art of Jazz concert at SAM.  The music included both original music and standards. 

The free Art of Jazz concerts are presented on the second Thursday of each month by the Seattle Art Museum and the series is coordinated by John Gilbreath of Earshot Jazz.

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Stuart MacDonald Studio Session

Dawn Clement

Seattle Art Museum

Earshot Jazz

Jim has been a fixture on Seattle radio since 1961. He was the host of Jazz After Hours on Public Radio International from 1984-2014. Currently Jim has been producing Jazz Northwest for KNKX since 1988. This weekly program focuses on the regional jazz scene and frequently includes performances Jim records on location for Jazz Northwest.