Reggie Workman – NEA Jazz Master

This was an incredible chance to sit down with a living legend of music: Reggie Workman. Reggie will be celebrated at the the 2020 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute concert tonight. Watch here In 1961, Workman joined the John Coltrane Quartet, replacing Steve Davis. He was present for the saxophonist’s Live at the Village Vanguard sessions, and […]

Micheal Leonhardt #309

Michael Leonhart Orchestra (MLO) is a genre-crossing 15-piece ensemble that has been putting on electrifying shows for the last 2 years. The Orchestra performs both Leonhart’s original compositions as well as his arrangements of Wutang, Fela, Ellington, Zappa and Bernard Herrmann. MLO features players from bands such as Sharon Jones & the Dap-kings, the Mingus […]