Jazz legend Ron Carter and Ambassador Norland join Ministers of Culture and Foreign Affairs to celebrate International Jazz Day (April 30)

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On Thursday, April 30th, 2015, Ambassador Richard Norland joined the Minister of Culture and the Minister of Foreign Affairs in welcoming legendary bassist Ron Carter and his Golden Striker Trio to Georgia for this year’s International Jazz Day concert.  Dr. Carter, recognized worldwide for his virtuosity and his willingness to engIMG_7976age students, not only performed at the Rustaveli Theater, but today he and his trio will also host a master class today at TBC Bank.  Established in 2011 by UNESCO, International Jazz Day highlights the importance of jazz and its diplomatic role in uniting people in all corners of the globe.