Rufus Reid,Quiet Pride: A Celebration of Elizabeth Catlett

Tuesday 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

Vocalise:
Charenee Wade

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

Brass:
Trumpets:
Tanya Darby – lead
Freddie Hendrix
Ingrid Jensen
Tim Hagans

Trombones:
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