Dominic Walker: Banjoist Bela Fleck
This week we’ll focus on saxophonist Steve Wilson. Born February 9, 1961, Wilson is a multi-instrumentalist who’s most recent project, a new CD led by Chick Corea called “Chinese Butterfly,” just topped the Jazz Week radio chart.
Tonight Dominic Walker will have a conversation with acclaimed banjoist Bela Fleck who will be appearing with his band, The Flecktones, at the Capital Theatre on Wednesday, February 7. Plus, more songs from our focus artist of the week, saxophonist Steve Wilson. Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of John Coltrane’s “Giant Steps.” [Photo: wiki/Julianne G. Macie]