T.K. Blue/Billy Harper: "The Magic of Randy Weston and Melba Liston"
T.K. Blue and Billy Harper in collaboration for a tribute to T.K.’s long-time band-leader and mentor NEA Jazz Master DR. RANDY WESTON and the extraordinary Trombonist/Arranger/Composer/Educator MELBA LISTON! Enjoy 3 nights of performances LIVE & ONLINE at Keystone Korner Baltimore, Fri-Sun, July 8-10!
T.K.Blue, alto and soprano sax, flute, kalimba
Billy Harper, tenor sax
Eric Kennedy, drums
Janelle Gill, piano
Obasi Akoto, bass
Composer, educator, bandleader and consummate saxophonist T.K. Blue’s recent release, The Rhythms Continue, is dedicated to the memory of NEA Jazz Master Dr. Randy Weston who passed away in September of 2018. Made up of compositions by T.K. Blue, Melba Liston and Randy Weston, The Rhythms Continue features an ensemble of ten musicians who are well-versed in the African Rhythms, jazz sensibility and passionate intensity that is hallmark to the compositions of master Randy Weston.