Stefon Harris and Blackout
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 7:45 PM - English
"The standout vibraphonist of his generation." - The New Yorker
Stefon Harris has been heralded as "one of the most important young artists in jazz" by The Los Angeles Times. A four-time GRAMMY nominee, he is a seven-time Best Mallet player by the Jazz Journalist Association, the recipient of Lincoln Center's Martin E. Segal Award, Downbeat's Critics Poll Winner for Vibraphone (2015, 2013) and 2014 Expanded Critic's Poll for Vibes from Jazz Times.
Harris earned a BM in Classical Percussion and a MM in Jazz Performance from Manhattan School of Music. He tours worldwide with his bands Sonic Creed, Blackout and Ninety Miles. Stefon's landmark TED Talk, "There are No Mistakes On The Bandstand" was the most watched in its 2011 release and has over 500,000 views.
A. Hugh Adams Central Campus, Broward College 3501 Davie Road, Davie, FL 33314 (Map)