AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 36 YEARS
Pain Relief Beyond Belief
Time: June 11, 2018 from 7:30pm to 10pm
Location: First Unitarian Church
Street: Morewood & Ellsworth, Shadyside
City/Town: Pittsburgh PA 15213
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Event Type: concert
Organized By: Manny Theiner
Latest Activity: Jun 10, 2018
Mon June 11 7:30 pm doors $20 adv/$25 door all ages
return of legendary jazz giants
DAVID MURRAY & KAHIL EL'ZABAR DUO
with guests Trimm & McCune
Tickets at Juke Records (Bloomfield), Dave's Music Mine (South Side), Caliban Books (Oakland), Jerry's Records (Squirrel Hill), and online at
Service charges may apply.
These two modern music masters have been at the forefront of creative exploration and compositional diversity over the past four decades, recognized by their peers to be consummate virtuosos within the history and future of iazz.
Selected Tracks with Murray and El’zabar:
The Ebullient Duke - https://youtu.be/Du6KklGKjHA
Meditation for the Celestial Warriors - https://youtu.be/-YDTED9ZEFI
One World Family - https://youtu.be/-YDTED9ZEFI
JazzTimes Review - http://jazztimes.com/reviews/albums/kahil-elzabardavid-murray-we- is-live- at-the- bop-shop/
Kahil El’zabar recorded more than 60 projects as leader, composer,and arranger, and worked with such luminaries as Dizzy Gillespie,Pharoah Sanders,Nina Simone, Stevie Wonder, Cannon Ball Adderly, Archie Shepp, Paul Simon, Lester Bowie, Billy Bang, Neneh Cherry, Henry Threadgill and Roy Ayers.
David Murray is one of the most recorded musicians as a leader in jazz history, with over 200 celebrated projects. A founding member of the World Saxophone Quartet, he's worked with greats like Elvin Jones, Jack DeJohnette, Mc Coy Tyner, Lester Bowie, Hamiet Bluiett, Jerry Garcia, Max Roach, Amiri Baraka, Randy Weston and Fred Hopkins.
He has won a Grammy Award for the Best Jazz Instrumental Group Performance, for his Tribute to John Coltrane, and a Guggenheim Fellowship.