Saturday, January 17, 2015
Jazz living legend Charles Lloyd signs with Blue Note and will release "Wild Man Dance" next April
The project is a live recording of a long-form suite commissioned by the Jazztopad Festival in Wroclaw, Poland. Lloyd will present the North American premiere of the "Wild Man Dance Suite" on April 18 at the Metropolitan Museum Temple of Dendur in New York, followed by two performances of the work during a four-night engagement at SFJAZZ (April 23-26) in San Francisco. Lloyd will also perform with his Quartet at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on May 2.