Art à la Carte is a series of informative programs focusing on the arts. It is offered free of charge on Wednesdays at 12:15p. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch or pick up something from The Palette. Coffee, tea, and cookies are provided. All programs are held in the FIA’s Isabel Hall.
February 1 – Finding Your Roots: New Orleans Jazz
Join Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on his quest to “get into the DNA of American culture” in Finding Your Roots. Today’s program focuses on New Orleans jazz masters and close friends Harry Connick, Jr. and Branford Marsalis, whose European immigrant ancestors made very different choices in the slave-era South. 60 min.