Review: Chicago Jazz Festival
Harrell's band has no piano but two double bassists (Ugorina Okegwo and Esperanza Spalding), two saxophonists (Jaleel Shaw and Wayne Escoffery) and a drummer (Jonathan Blake). Harrell was typically lyrical on both trumpet and flugelhorn. Aided by the ...
Flashback | Stevie Wonder Recreates Songs In The Key Of Life
Guitarist John Mayer helped out on "All Day Sucker," Esperanza Spalding came out for "Pastime Paradise," Herbie Hancock appeared on "As," singer Joe sang on "Love's In Need Of Love Today," Chick Corea added keys to "Contusion" and India.
'Thank You October': UB spending evening with Esperanza Spalding
Niagara Frontier Publications
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, hosts "An Evening with Esperanza Spalding - Thank You October" Thursday, Oct. 9, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. Bassist/vocalist/composer Spalding was one of the biggest breakout stars of 2011 ...
Celebrating grandparents at the Apollo
They got the incomparable actress Sarah Jones to host and perform, and they got the super-talented bass player and vocalist Esperanza Spalding to play alongside the incredible dance stylings of Li'l Buck. I managed to keep dry eyes through the first ...