Over the past 20 years, trumpeter Josef Leimberg has carved out a nice career playing in the background on some of our most widely celebrated albums: Erykah Badu’s New Amerykah Part One (4th World War) and Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly, among many others. 1,239 more words
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How do you celebrate Brooklyn’s rich cultural history and artistic expression? You bring in music legend and jazz virtuoso, Herbie Hancock.
On Friday, August 11th, Hancock and his new band performed in front of thousands of attendees gathered at the Prospect Park Bandshell to enjoy the final Benefit Concert of the 2016 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! 487 more words
Jazz is such an important part of music history and American culture. The genre may not be at the forefront of the music choices we play on a mass scale, but it’s still important. 1,154 more words
The candles have been melting over a half hour before the light knock at the door. At first, it’s hard to tell if it was just the neighbors upstairs but no – she always had a way with timing. 178 more words