Vijay Iyer: Five Great Ways to Listen to Wadada Leo Smith
We’re gratified to see the name of Wadada Leo Smith crop up in recent conversation, whether to acknowledge his contributions to long-form composition or to point to his tribute to Rosa Parks. In this post on NPR’s A Blog Supreme, pianist Vijay Iyer recommends five recordings of Wadada Leo Smith — including “Rosa Parks” — that you should check out. NPR provides the click buttons.
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