Rufus Reid,Quiet Pride: A Celebration of Elizabeth Catlett

Posted: June 26, 2018

Elizabeth Catlett was the first African American to receive an MFA from the University of Iowa, who has named the newest Residence Hall in her honor. I am so pleased to bring you the same ensemble that recorded my 2X Grammy-Nominated CD, “Quite Pride – The Elizabeth Catlett Project,” except on this particular concert, we will be graced with the presence of Master Drummer, Lewis Nash.

Conducted by Dennis Mackrel
This Star-studded large ensemble includes:
Rhythm Section:
Rufus Reid – bass
Steve Allee – piano
Lewis Nash – drums
Vic Juris – guitar

Charenee Wade

Steve Wilson – lead alto
Ericka von Kleist
Scott Robinson
Tom Christensen
Carl Maraghi

Tanya Darby – lead
Freddie Hendrix
Ingrid Jensen
Tim Hagans

Michael Dease – lead
Ryan Keberle
Jason Jackson
David Taylor – bass trombone

French horn:
John Clark
Vincent Chancey

This concert is being held in the magnificent Hancher Auditorium.
(319) 335-1160 or 1-800-HANCHER