Jazz Pianist and Composer Jason Moran was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Learn more at macfound.org/fellows.
Jason Moran was named as the Kennedy Center's artistic adviser for jazz in November of 2011, only the second person to hold this position, following the 16-year tenure of iconic pianist and educator Billy Taylor.
The Worcester Music Festival is presenting its 153rd season of the best music in the best venues in Worcester.