Jazz flautist set to perform free concert at Southern Wesleyan

CENTRAL — Jazz flautist Galen Abdur-Razzaq, who has performed both domestically and internationally for more than 30 years, is coming to Southern Wesleyan University on Monday for a free concert.

JazzThe Montclair, N.J.-based Abdur-Razzaq is an arranger, composer, director, educator and writer who demonstrates a keen ability to transform an audience with the smooth, rich sound of his flute and his masterful performance.

He is a former student of the Berklee College of Music, Boston, and a graduate of Rutgers University. Abdur-Razzaq holds a master’s degree in fine arts and education.

The event is part of Southern Wesleyan’s annual Fine Arts Series at Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the university’s campus in Central. For details, call (864) 644-5408.