Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

 

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Ishmael Wadada Leo Smith (born December 18, 1941) is an American trumpeter and composer, working primarily in the fields of avant-garde jazz and free improvisation.[1] He was one of three finalists for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Music for Ten Freedom Summers, released on May 22, 2012.[2]

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Solo: Reflections and Meditations on Monk
Album
Solo: Reflections and Meditations on Monk is an album by musical artist Wadada Leo Smith, released on December 8, 2017.
Najwa
Album
Najwa is an album by musical artist Wadada Leo Smith, released on December 8, 2017.
Ten Freedom Summers
 
Ten Freedom Summers is a four-disc box set by American trumpeter and composer Wadada Leo Smith.
Procession of the Great Ancestry
 
Procession of the Great Ancestry is an album by American jazz trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith which was recorded in 1983, first released in 1989 on the English Chief label licensed by Nessa Records and reissued in 2009 on Nessa.

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