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Blue Note at 75 (Art)

Offsite Event--Blue Note at 75: Concert: The Allyn Johnson Trio: A Tribute to the Music of Jutta Hipp

Pianist Allyn Johnson pays homage to German jazz pianist Jutta Hipp in a concert with bassist James King and drummer Nasar Abadey. This event is NOT at the Kennedy Center.

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  • Tue., May 6, 2014, 8:30 PM
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NOTE: This event does NOT take place at the Kennedy Center.
 
The Allyn Johnson Trio: A Tribute to the Music of Jutta Hipp
Goethe-Institut
812 7th St., NW
Washington, DC
 
Washington, D.C.-favorite pianist Allyn Johnson pays homage to German jazz pianist Jutta Hipp (1925–1930), who moved to New York in 1955 and was signed by Blue Note Records, in a concert with bassist James King and drummer Nasar Abadey. In 1958, disillusioned by the music business, Hipp abandoned jazz to work in a garment factory, instead choosing to focus on painting and photography. The program is introduced by Kipp's biographer, Katja von Schuttenbach.
 
For ticket information, visit the Goethe-Institut website or call (202) 289-1200.
 
This event, produced by the Goethe-Institut, is officially recognized as part of the Kennedy Center Blue Note at 75 celebration.

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