Saxophonist Aakash Mittal draws his inspiration from a plethora of sources. We sit down and talk with him in anticiaption of Aawaz trio show March 11 at National Sawdust (curated by Du Yun)
We’ll also hear his live set from 2017s Ragas Live Festival at Rubin Museum of Art with Rez Abassi on Guitar and Alex Ritz on Drums.
In anticipation of his album release Feb 16 at Littlefield, the tabla/drumset maverick came to WKCR and shared some exclusive live tracks.
As broadcast on WKCR, a great discussion with the great Knoel Scott, (Saxes, flutes, vocals, percussion, dancer, bandleader) who has played with with the Sun Ra Arkestra since 1979.
Knoel is in town this week to play at the Nublu Jazz Festival.