Action News 5 received this press release from the City of Memphis:
Jam Session: America’s Jazz Ambassadors
Embrace the World
A jazz exhibit that’s traveled the globe is making a special stop in Memphis this summer. The Memphis and Shelby County Music Commission, Congressman Steve Cohen and the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library in association with Meridian International Center of Washington, D.C. are bringing “Jam Session: America’s Jazz Ambassadors Embrace the World” to the Central Library located at 3030 Poplar Avenue Monday, July 26 to Tuesday, September 14. A preview is scheduled for July 25 from 6:30-8:30 p.m
Jam Session is a 100 piece photographical exhibit, which chronicles the international tours of legendary jazz musicians selected by the U.S. State Department to serve as roving cultural ambassadors.