The Roots of a Rugged Individual: Adam Rudolph and Bennie Maupin Celebrate Yusef Lateef

Adam Rudolph and Bennie Maupin pay loving homage to mentor Yusef Lateef by evoking his aesthetic rather than imitating his sound. In the process of creating Symphonic Tone Poem for Brother Yusef (Strut), which documents a virtual concert that transpired at the Angel City Jazz Festival on the centennial birthday of the transformative woodwindist-percussionist-educator Yusef

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