JazzTalk is a series of informal online conversations with jazz artists performing in the current Center Presents season. Host Todd Williams is a nationally known saxophonist, composer and music educator who first gained national fame as a member of Wynton Marsalis' ensembles.
Williams talks with each guest about a variety of topics, including their background, inspirations and current work. Viewers can join in via Zoom and pose questions after the discussion. Participation in the webinar is free.
Musician and Grammy-nominated composer Chris Brubeck was a member of his late father’s Dave Brubeck Quartet for over 20 years. Among other projects, he now plays bass and trombone in the Brubeck Brothers Quartet, with his brother Dan on drums. Chris also performs as a soloist with orchestras and has served as an artist-in-residence with orchestras and college music departments across the United States.