When: Tue., Oct. 24, 4:30 p.m.
Olin Library, Room 142 As part of the Library Faculty Book Talk series, Paul Steinbeck will discuss Message to Our Folks: The Art Ensemble of Chicago (University Of Chicago Press). In his book, Steinbeck gives the first history and the first in-depth study of the Art Ensemble of Chicago, the flagship band of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. Steinbeck is assistant professor of music theory at Washington University in St. Louis. He is co-author of Exercises for the Creative Musician, a method book for improvisers.