WHERE: Cornell University, Lincoln Hall, Arts & Sciences Campus, Ithaca, NY
WHEN: Monday, August 27, 2012
It's not often that one gets the opportunity to share a meeting with one of the sharpest minds in music education. Ladies and gentlemen, Dr. Steve Pond, author of Headhunters: The Making Of Jazz's First Platinum Album, Cornell University Professor, Chair of the Cornell University Music Department, and the creator of Cornell's Hip-Hop 101: Beats, Rhymes, and Life course teacher. Chopping it up about the course's intention, Afrika Bambaataa's Visiting Scholar appointment, curriculum, and my speaking engagements with the class both during and prior to Afrika Bamabaataa's tenure.