So it’s not just what I’ve done in the past, but the fact that I’m physically here now and accessibleHerbie Hancock (New York Times)
Kamasi Washington started off the night with attendees already glued to their seats before the first bell.
Diversity not to be tolerated, but celebrated…Kamasi Washington
Herbie Hancock flanked the stage with legendary session drummer Vinnie Colaiuta, SNL band bassist James Genus, East African singer & guitarist Lionel Loueke and multi-instrumentalist & producer Terrace Martin.
I like to break rules. I like to break convention.Herbie Hancock (New York Times)
You know, the most important thing is the spirit of jazz — which is about freedom, about improvisation, about courage.Herbie Hancock (New York Times)
Finally, Kamasi dropped in for the encore for a fitting night of jazz that transcended generations.