Rusty Burge is an active jazz vibraphonist and professor of percussion at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. He has recently performed with Peter Erskine, Ted Nash, Rich Perry, Dave Liebman, Rufus Reid, Steve Allee, Roland Vazquez and Michael Spiro. His latest recording Transitions on Summit Records received rave reviews from Jazz Times and All About Jazz. Burge's new book Method for Vibraphone was released last fall.
Tonight’s performance at 8 p.m. will feature his quartet, which includes Ohio State faculty members Mark Rubinstein, piano; Andy Woodson, bass and Jim Rupp, drums.
Rusty Burge's guest appearance is sponsored by The Ohio State University Jazz Club.
This master class and the performance are free and open to the public.