Oberlin College and Conservatory

Guest Speaker: Kerwin Young, composer

Wednesday, March 13 at 4:30pm to 5:45pm

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space
10 E. College St., Oberlin, Ohio 44074

Kerwin Young (he/him/his) is a concert & media composer, multi-instrumentalist, and an award-winning, multi-platinum, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame recording producer. He is also an educator, and a Hip-Hop Cultural Ambassador. A member of Public Enemy's infamous production team "The Bomb Squad", Kerwin co-produced several of the group's albums and solo projects. Kerwin was accepted into the PE fold in 1987. He has produced and collaborated with iconic artists as Ice Cube, Eric B & Rakim, Mobb Deep, the 2 Live Crew, George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Roy Haynes, Bobby Brown, Tevin Campbell, and Janet Jackson.

Event Type

Arts, Music, Lectures/Symposia/Workshops, Performing Arts

Departments

Academic, Music History, Administrative, Concert Production, Conservatory of Music

Cost

Free Admission, no tickets required

Contact Person

Concert Production

Contact Phone Number

440-775-8610

Contact E-mail Address

conpro@oberlin.edu

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