Past Event

New Yor-Uba

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Series Host: Sam Newsome

This performance and conversation series curated and hosted by saxophonist Sam Newsome takes an in-depth look at African-inspired jazz and jazz musicians who create from an African sensibility. The series will feature scholars, writers and musicians presenting thought provoking talks and innovative musical performances. Join us as we celebrate the re-opening of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem with this landmark series.

New Yor-Uba
Conversation Series and Listening Party
Guest: Michele Rosewoman
$10.00 Suggested Donation

An in-depth look at African-inspired jazz and jazz musicians who create from an African sensibility.

Pianist and composer Michele Rosewoman reveals the inspiration behind her renowned group New Yor-Uba as well as the impact that Yoruban music has had on her concept and approach as a pianist and composer.