Langston Hughes’ Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz
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Langston Hughes’ Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz

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Presented by Pacific Symphony, The Langston Hughes Project is a multimedia concert performance of Langston Hughes’ kaleidoscopic jazz poem suite titled, <em>Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz.</em> This is Hughes’ homage in verse and music to the struggle for artistic and social freedom at home and abroad at the beginning of the 1960s. </p> <p>Featuring the <a>Ron McCurdy</a> Quartet and a 55-piece orchestra led by Music Director Carl St.Clair, <em>Ask Your Mama</em> is a twelve-part epic poem ...



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FEB
2022