Musician's Show with trumpeter/cornetist, composer, and bandleader Taylor Ho Bynum. See him live on Friday at Roulette in Brooklyn as part of Wadada Leo Smith's 70th birthday celebration, and on Saturday for two sets at The Jazz Gallery with his Sextet.
today's subject: Abdullah Ibrahim, aka Dollar Brand
South African pianist and composer (and cellist and saxophonist, sometimes)
music inspired by Ellington and Monk, traditional South African styles, and gospel !
we also heard interview and solo piano selections from the WKCR archives, which can be accessed above