James Brandon Lewis, ‘For Mahalia, With Love’ (Tao Forms) | Review


By Sascha Feinstein Tenor saxophonist James Brandon Lewis reunites with his Red Lily Quintet (cornetist Kirk Knuffke, cellist Chris Hoffman, bassist William Parker and drummer Chad Taylor) for a tribute to both Mahalia Jackson and his grandmother, who heard the legendary gospel singer live and introduced Lewis to her music. For Mahalia, With Love includes

You’ve reached a Premium article. To continue reading, please login or start a 3-MONTH TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION for just 99 cents/month. You’ll receive unlimited digital access plus a complimentary issue of our award-winning print magazine.
Join Our Newsletter
Join thousands of other jazz enthusiasts and get new music, artists, album, events and more delivered to your inbox.

The Authoritative Voice in Jazz