All Soul, No Borders (Music)
With Josh Weinstein
Sun Jun 24th 2012 10.00pm–12.00am
Time zone: central
TriFactor (Hamiet Bluiett, Billy Bang, Kahil El'Zabar) “If You Believe” from If You Believe... (8th Harmonic Breakdown 2002) —Bluiett will perform this Wednesday, June 27 at the Botanical Garden at 7:30PM. He will be joined by the great rhythm team of William Parker (bass) & Hamid Drake (drums) and D.D. Jackson on piano. Not to be missed. It's FREE!Buy it!
William Parker Orchestra “Introduction by William Parker; The Essence of Ellington” from Essence of Ellington: Live in Milano (Centering 2012) N —The latest release of Mr. Parker's, features Kidd Jordan on tenor sax and Hamid Drake on drumsBuy it!
(new) BAG featuring K. Curtis Lyle “Alabama” from Live at Rosebud Cafe, Scott Joplin House, 9/23/07 ((Unreleased) 2007) —with Zimbabwe Nkenya on bass, Gary Sykes on drums, David Jackson on percussion & voice, Mike Nelson on percussion & conch shellBuy it!
Fannie Lou Hamer “Wade in the Water” from Voices of the Civil Rights Movement: Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966 (Smithsonian Folkways 1997)Buy it!
Wadada Leo Smith “Fannie Lou Hamer and the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, 1964” from Ten Freedom Summers (Cuneiform 2012) N —movement 17 (of 19) in this epic new work from a living masterBuy it!
R. Singh Bikhul “Been” from The Secret Museum of Mankind Vol. 4: Ethnic Music Classics (1925 - 48) (Yazoo Records 2006) —PakistanBuy it!
William Parker Violin Trio “Singing Spirits” from Scrapbook (Thirsty Ear (The Blue Series) 2003) —If you decide to go hear Parker, Drake, Bluiett, and Jackson this Wednesday at the Botanical Garden, find me and say hi.Buy it!