Lost Jazz Shrines: Uhuru Afrika

February 13, 1998

Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Internationally acclaimed pianist and composer Randy Weston pushed the boundaries of American jazz in 1964 with this incorporation of indigenous West African music in the recording of Uhuru Africa. Jazz lluminaries Ron Carter, Eddie Henderson, Cecil Payne, Dewey Redman, Leon Thomas, Paul West, and others will join Mr. Weston for the first ever live performance of this masterwork.
Identifier 1998s.01294
VenueBAM Strong (Majestic, BAM Majestic, BAM Harvey Theater, The Rudin Family Gallery)