YoungArts Salon with Jason Moran and Mark Gonzales
Thursday Mar 3rd, 2016
Blog > YoungArts Salon with Jason Moran and Mark Gonzales
Those of you who missed the recent Salon with jazz musician Jason Moran (1993 Winner in Jazz) and iconic street skater Mark Gonzales—or want to reminisce about that time you saw these two legends meet for the first time—can now check out the full video. Moderated by Garth Ross, Vice President for Community Engagement at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, the intimate conversation touched on early influences, the role of improvisation and how Moran’s thinking behind bringing jazz and skate to a wider audience.
The YoungArts Salon Series is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The discussion series brings together creative art luminaries and offers audiences an opportunity to engage with internationally recognized artists on the YoungArts campus in Miami.