Office of the Chancellor

Nov. 13 - Nicole Mitchell

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Nicole Mitchell

Creative flutist, composer, bandleader and educator, Nicole Mitchell is professor of music in the Claire Trevor School of the Arts' Integrated Composition, Improvisation & Technology program. Mitchell's compositions bridge sound worlds, integrating new music with sounds from the legacy of jazz, gospel, pop and African percussion. Recipient of the Herb Alpert Award in the Arts 2011 and the Doris Duke Award 2012, Mitchell has been named "the most important jazz flutist of her generation" (All About Jazz).