92nd Street Y — A Celebration of Albert Murray November 28, 2016 An evening of readings to celebrate the centennial of Albert Murray — “an authority on soul from the days of old” (Duke Ellington) — upon publication of his Collected Essays and Memoirs by the Library of America. Featuring Renata Adler, Paul Devlin, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Wynton Marsalis, and Ayana Mathis.
Panel Discussion For Release of Murray Talks Music The National Jazz Museum in Harlem — May 25, 2016 Featuring Paul Devlin, Loren Schoenberg, and Greg Thomas / Moderated by Todd Stoll.
Tribute Reading from Murray’s Works Jazz at Lincoln Center — May 24, 2016 Featuring Various Writers.
Symposium at Columbia University February 13, 2016 All-day event featuring scholars from the around the country. Keynote address by Herman Beavers, University of Pennsylvania.