John Rae Sextet: “Ah Um”. Edinburgh Jazz Festival, July 2017. — On the Beat

It wasn’t planned, but several of the gigs I went to in this year’s Edinburgh Jazz Festival celebrated musicians or their records: The Birth of the Cool; Thelonious; Coltrane; Dizzy and Bird; and this gig, in which John Rae lead a band paying homage to Mingus and specifically his 1959 record, Mingus Ah Um. Mingus […]

via John Rae Sextet: “Ah Um”. Edinburgh Jazz Festival, July 2017. — On the Beat