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Trumpeter Charles Tolliver to Receive 2019 Living Legacy Jazz Award

Award ceremony set for Oct. 11 in Philadelphia

Charles Tolliver (photo: Gene Jackson)
Charles Tolliver (photo: Gene Jackson)

Trumpeter, composer, arranger, and bandleader Charles Tolliver will receive the 2019 Living Legacy Jazz Award Presented by PECO in a special ceremony in Philadelphia on Friday, Oct. 11.

The Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation sponsors the program, which honors living jazz masters from the mid-Atlantic region who have achieved distinction in jazz performance and education. The 2019 event marks the 25th anniversary of the Living Legacy Jazz Award and the 40th anniversary of the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation.

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