Cole’s warm, heartfelt ballads of the 50s and 60s have surpassed in fame his brilliant jazz performances of the his beginnings that were the foundation of his success. Among the most innovative talents of his time, his swing jazz trio was among the finest improvisational combos in 20th century music. A pioneer on every front, his music and his integrity continue to influence performers of every genre.
(11/1/2023 update. Program was moved to Zoom only at a new time)Instructor: Joy Katzen-Guthrie