Jazz & The Civil Rights Movement


We are very excited to bring to you a virtual music and lecture event. Galen Abdur-Razzaq, an accomplished musician and spoken-word artist from Montclair, New Jersey, will present the lecture and performance "Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement." This event will explore the history of jazz, its historical significance and its most influential contributors.

An educator, arranger, composer and director, Galen Abdur-Razzaq studied at the Berklee College of Music and earned a master's degree in education from Rutgers University. For more than 30 years, he has performed and spoken to college and university students across the country. Please join us virtually for this unique and inspired performance. To register for this program, click on this link. If you have any questions you can email staff@dellslibrary.org.

This special virtual event is brought to you by The Virtual Project, a collaboration among participating Columbia County Libraries to bring quality virtual programming to our library patrons.