Wadada Leo Smith joins Pacifica Red Coral in Austria (2013)

August 24, 2013 - Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quartet - that is Wadada Leo Smith (tp), Anthony Davis (p), John Lindberg (b) and Pheeroan akLaff (d) - plus video artist Jesse Gilbert and strings ensemble RedCoral are at "Jazzfestival Saalfelden" in Saalfelden am Steinernen Meer, Austria

Happy Birthday Wadada Leo Smith. ‘Leo Rising’

This day (December 18, 1941), in Leland, Mississippi, is born Wadada Leo Smith, a trumpeter and composer of avant-garde jazz.Tracklist : Awakening Emmett Till (2017) . w/ The Stone (2015) . w/ Golden Quartet @ Jazzadlia in San Sebastián (2014) . w/ John Lindberg – Live in Switzerland (2012) . Documentary . w/ Louis Moholo, Steve Noble – Live in London (2010) . w/ Golden Quartet - Eclipse…

This week In Jazz Legends 51/52

Miles Davis, Kenny Garrett, Grover Washington Jr, Milton Nascimento, Wagner Tiso, Tony Bennett, Ahmad Jamal, Yusef Lateef, Arturo O'Farrill, The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Cyrus Chestnut, Buster Williams, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, David Liebman, Joe Lovano, Wadada Leo Smith, Ornette Coleman SextetThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers…