Seraphic Light

Lightbox Film Center at International House Philadelphia

2006
$30,000

International House Philadelphia presented Seraphic Light, a year-long celebration honoring the oeuvre and 80th birthday of jazz musician John Coltrane. The series commemorated Coltrane's legacy through unique performances with the performer's former bandmates, as well as contemporary artists who continue to explore the boundaries of jazz. Guest artists included the Rova Saxophone Quartet, Marc Ribot, the David S. Ware Quartet, Cecil Taylor, and the Dave Burrell Ensemble.