Friday, January 30, 2015

Jazz Legend & Pianist Randy Weston

Welcome to this special edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with legendary pianist and composer Randy Weston  .. During a candid interview about his life, music and what motivates him to be such a force in jazz, he wove together a deeply memorable narrative about not only why it’s key to celebrate jazz, but to celebrate the cool of being alive .. From stories of growin up in Brooklyn and experiencing the pulse of music at the time, Miles Davis visiting his restaurant, how the swing of Africa made jazz and continues to refine the craft .. This is another very cool interview with a legend that imparts wisdom, humility and grace .. like a good jazz
song .. Here’s the honorable Mr. Randy Weston ..

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