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Mary Lou Williams Performance-Lecture and Panel Discussion

  • Bellefield Hall Auditorium 315 South Bellefield Avenue Pittsburgh, PA, 15213 United States (map)

Come celebrate one of Pittsburgh’s greatest jazz musicians, Mary Lou Williams, who grew up in East Liberty and went on to found the Pittsburgh jazz festival. A convert to Catholicism, she composed many hymns and works of sacred music—including a jazz Mass. PGH Christian Studies will host a performance-lecture at the auditorium in Bellefield Hall, University of Pittsburgh, December 1 at 7 p.m. Admission is free.