Dave Holland and Zakir Hussain: Crosscurrents

Dave Holland and Zakir Hussain: Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents is an international super-group led by 2017 NEA Jazz Master bassistDave Hollandand the world's foremost tabla virtuoso,Zakir Hussain. Holland is a famously versatile bassist who has led numerous Grammy Award-winning bands and anchored groundbreaking groups led by Miles Davis, Chick Corea, Joe Henderson, and Jack DeJohnette. Hussain is a living master of the 3,000-year-old tabla percussion tradition and "one of the architects of modern world music."

Jazz Night in America captures their distinctive original compositions, Western jazz standards, 12-bar blues numbers, and Indian classical pieces, and explores the wider connection between jazz and Indian music throughout history. [Photo:https://bit.ly/2Jiaiuh]

Air Date: 
Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 8:00pm