Tag Archives: Jazz in the Stacks

Thursday- Come learn about Jazz!

This Thursday night, from 7pm to 9pm, you have a unqiue way to learn about some of the most influential figures in jazz history. Presented by students in Dr. Tyler Flynn’s Jazz in American History, come hear them discuss biographies of some American jazz greats including: Artie Shaw, Stan Getz, Weather Reports, Miles Davis, and […]

Announcing this year’s 2013 Orr Essay Contest winners!

On Friday April 19th, Friends of the Library had their annual dinner and recognized this year’s Orr Essay contest winners. We had some amazing live jazz music performed by Eastern’s very own David Bryant and Teresa Moyer with additional accompaniment by Teresa’s husband, Stephen. It was a wonderful, fun evening! Here is this year’s essay […]

Jazz in the Stacks- Coffeehouse THIS Saturday Night!

*WHEN: Saturday, April 13; 8:30pm – WHERE: Jammin Java – WHAT: Live jazz music, poetry reading, fun, food, caffeinated beverages!* Continuing with our month-long celebration of jazz and the donation of 500+ jazz CDs to the library’s collection (more to come on this!), Friends of the Library and Warner Library are holding a free coffeehouse […]

FREE Movie Night in the Library!

Ever wonder what it’s like to be in the library after we’ve closed? Come to our FREE Movie Night (sponsored by Friends of the Library) on Friday, April 5th to find out! Kicking off our April “Jazz in the Stacks” events, we’ll be showing the 1984 Oscar nominated jazz movie, The Cotton Club. Starring Richard […]

Get ready for Jazz in the Stacks!

Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Warner Library is excited to host a number of jazz-related events throughout April, called Jazz in the Stacks.  All events are open to Eastern faculty, staff and students. Friday, April 5th, 10:30 p.m. to Midnight – Movie Night in Warner Library’s upper atrium showing the jazz film, Cotton Club.  […]