|January 21, 2019|
|January 22, 2019|
The Festival of New Trumpet Music is committed to the support of new music by a diverse community of trumpet and brass players, and the presentation of their work to the public. FONT co-director Stephanie Richards became a faculty member of the University of California San Diego Department of Music in 2017. She and Dan Atkinson, a Grammy-nominated jazz producer and artistic director for UC San Diego Urban, have put together the first-ever West Coast edition of FONT, FONT West, for one week in January 2019. The Digital Gym Cinema will host screenings of KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON and A MAN CALLED ADAM, featuring Sammy Davis Jr., on January 21 and 22.
KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON
Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry, who taught Quincy Jones and mentored Miles Davis, becomes the mentor of a blind 23-year-old pianist who suffers from crippling stage fright.
Runtime: 84 minutes
Director: Alan Hicks
Monday, January 21: 6:00
Tuesday, January 22: 6:00
A MAN CALLED ADAM
A tormented jazz trumpeter (Sammy Davis Jr.) makes a downbeat comeback with a civil-rights activist and her grandfather (Louis Armstrong).
Runtime: 103 minutes
Director: Leo Penn
Monday, January 21: 8:00
Tuesday, January 22: 8:00
$11 General Admission / $8.50 Students & Seniors / $7.50 Members. Tickets available at box office or online.
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