Auditions Roundup: Out of Africa

It’s a given that African musical influences are deeply embedded in the DNA of jazz and its related musical languages. A handful of new releases bears witness to the richness of jazz-related music coming out of Africa via her historical legacies and contemporary currents. Saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings, of British and Barbadian descent, has been headlining…
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