Perfectly Balanced: Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah Walks the Fine Line Between Old and New


Judging by titles alone, it would be easy to mistake Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah’s recent projects as projects intent on looking backwards. In 2017 he released three EPs collectively known as The Centennial Trilogy, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band’s “Livery Stable Blues,” considered to be the first jazz recording. Adjuah’s

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

As part of our celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re offering an exclusive all-women CD featuring some of the greatest jazz artists in the world, including Carla Bley, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jane Bunnett, Brenda Russell, Michele Rosewoman, Leni Stern, Gabriela Anders and Keely Smith.




to claim yours for free by gifting a friend a subscription.