Invitation: Symposium on Black Music and Jazz in Chicago and Vienna, June 27

The one-day symposium will give insights into the roots of Jazz music, the long way this genre has travelled from the American South to the north to Europe and finally Vienna, as well as ways of analysing black music in and from Chicago in diverse media (literature, photography etc.). This event is free of charge, but please register if you plan to attend.

In order to participate in this event and to obtain the reading material, you need to register by
June 20 by sending an email to

When and where:

Monday, June 27, 2016
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 2
1010 Vienna

Official Invitation and Schedule (PDF)


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