The Afrosphere: James Carter & Louis Taylor Jazz at Penn Museum

By vena Jefferson (other events)

Thursday, October 19 2017 8:00 PM 9:15 PM

The ultimate saxophone soul experience when Motown meets Philly - with James Carter and Louis Taylor playing African-inspired jazz and soul celebrating The Afrosphere.  James Carter has cemented his reputation as one of the most adventurous, visionary young reed players on the cusp of this new millennium.... Not as an outsider, but as one of the most exciting young virtuosos in contemporary music....- Chip Stern, JAZZ TIMES.  Louis Taylor, is an accomplished musician who has shared the stage with some of the biggest acts our time including, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, The O’Jays, Stylistics, Patti Labelle, The Temptations and Terrence Howard. Taylor was also a member of the “Emeril Live” House Band. This performance is part of a larger multi-fasceted arts event, The Afrosphere.

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