America's Music - Dr. Frank Adams: A Man and His Music
September 17, 2013
Dr. Frank Adams, a jazz clarinetist, saxophonist and bandleader will discuss his autobiography Doc: The Story of a Birmingham Jazz Man and perform several pieces of jazz.
Celebrate America’s music! America's Music is a series of public programs created by the Tribeca Film Institute™ in partnership with the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities, and in consultation with the Society for American Music. The programs feature documentary screenings and scholar-led discussions of 20th century American popular music. The sessions will focus on uniquely American musical genres: blues and gospel, Broadway, jazz, bluegrass and country, rock 'n' roll, and mambo and hip hop.