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Jazz Lab: Ancestral Communal Listening Experiences
BCA Center, 1st Floor Gallery

BCA's Jazz Lab is part of the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival, presented by New England Federal Credit Union.

Join us in the gallery at noon as saxophonist Ruben Fox plays a reflective meditation in response to Eric Aho’s expansive nature paintings in the gallery exhibition, Headwater. Immediately following is an Ancestral Communal Listening gathering, where Festival Curator Michael Mwenso and guests guide audiences through different musical styles of Black roots music to discover and celebrate significant, formative artists in these spaces.


The 2022 Exhibition Year Presented By Mascoma Bank, Community First Since 1899, Certified B Corp, With a circular logo of repeating teardrop shapes


Eric Aho exhibition sponsors

Hospitality sponsor, Lake Champlain Chocolates.

Burlington City Arts is supported in part by the New England Foundation for the Arts through the New England Arts Resilience Fund, part of the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund, an initiative of the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with major funding from the federal CARES Act and the American Rescue Plan Act from the National Endowment for the Arts, and by The Vermont Arts Council & the National Endowment for the Arts.

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