• A performer, composer and educator
  • Born in Indianapolis on Dec. 21, 1931 and passed away in March 2016
  • Founded Indiana University’s jazz studies program in 1968
  • David Baker along with Gunther Schuller were the original artistic directors of the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, established in 1990
  • Recognition:
    • Named Jazz Master by the National Endowment for the Arts in 2000
    • Named a Living Jazz Legend by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in 2007
Zariah Perkins

Zariah Perkins

Fats Domino

Antoine Dominique Domino Jr. most popularly known as “Fats Domino” was born February 26, 1928 and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He recently died October

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