Rhythm and Dance with Michela Marino Lerman
Michela Marino Lerman is a star within the tap dancing community. A student of Buster Brown, Gregory Hines, Leroy Myers and Marion Coles, Lerman runs the only weekly tap jam in New York City at the great Smalls Jazz Club and monthly sessions at Fat Cat. She has performed and collaborated with such musical greats as Benny Golson, Nicholas Payton, Roy Hargrove, Marcus Strickland, Ravi Coltrane, Rasheed Ali, Frank Lacy, Joe Sanders, Ben Williams, Reggie Workman, Jennifer Holliday, and Theo Hill to name a few. In this session Lerman will joined us for a discussion on the dynamic presence of dance in jazz and demonstrated her wonderful talent.