Provocations Performance: Victor X. Haskins
July 5, 4:00 + 7:00 pm // July 6, 3:00 pm
Improviser and Sound Artist
Victor Haskins is a world-class trumpet and electronic wind instrument player, as well as a composer, bandleader, and educator. He has performed or recorded with musicians such as Delfaeyo Marsalis, Jason Moran, Keb Mo’, Larry Willis, René Marie, and Lonnie Liston-Smith. Victor currently serves as the Director of In-School Jazz Ensembles for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and Professor of Jazz Trumpet at the College of William & Mary. For his anticipated return appearance at the ICA, he will perform an improvisational set in response to Rashid Johnson’s “Monument”.