Symphony Hall Café Bar, Birmingham Symphony Hall, Level 3 Foyer, B1 2EA
Internationally renowned drummer, composer and multiple Grammy award winner Terri Lyne Carrington leads a drum workshop following her performance at Birmingham’s Town Hall with Mosaic Project.
We’re offering the chance to watch two exclusive workshops for free. Taking place at Symphony Hall, you are invited to attend the band coaching session at 10.30am and/or the drum workshop session at 3.30pm. Each session is expected to last about 2 hours. Prior registration is not required but if you have any queries or would like further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
In her extensive career Carrington has toured with music luminaries such as Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, Stan Getz, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Cassandra Wilson, Clark Terry, and Dianne Reeves.
Carrington’s extensive recording career includes 8 albums as a bandleader, including The Mosaic Project, for which she won a Grammy for Best Vocal Jazz Album, and Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue, for which she won a Grammy for Best Jazz Instrumental Album—becoming the first woman ever to win a Grammy in this category. Her recording credits include work with Carlos Santana, John Scofield, Terence Blanchard, Dianne Reeves, George Duke, Nancy Wilson, Esperanza Spalding, and Geri Allen, among many others.
She holds the Zildjan Chair of Performance at Berkley Global Jazz Institute and is the artistic director of the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival.
This event is part of Jazzlines Women In Jazz programme which is funded by Esmee Fairbairn Foundation