Valentina Palomino, SUNY Old Westbury
Your taste in music is oftentimes reflective of who you are as a person.
Alexander Landgraf, The University of Chicago
Modern listeners can now relate to the music that had largely faded into obscurity.
Niall Calvert, Wesleyan University
In a world where jazz is seemingly in decline, few musicians perform the genre. Kamasi Washington seeks to transform it.
Elliot Jackson-Ontkush, Skidmore College
Engaging without being distracting, this music genre creates the perfect environment for working or just relaxing.
After being neglected for more than 50 years, unearthed footage from the Harlem Cultural Festival demonstrates the importance of honoring the music of Black artists.
Camilla Forte, Columbia College Chicago
Metaphorically, of course.
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