Regina Carter Trio’s live performance in the KPLU studios

8 Jun

Regina Carter made a special stop by our studios. Check out the audio, video, and photo below!

Regina Carter Trio’s live performance in the KPLU Studios

By Justin Steyer, Abe Beeson and Nick Morrison

Regina Carter performing live in the KPLU studios on June 1, 2011. Justin Steyer / KPLU

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE STUDIO SESSION

We were pleased to welcome jazz violin virtuoso, Regina Carter to the KPLU studios on June 1 for a unique performance and interview with Evening Jazz host, Abe Beeson.

Accompanying Carter were Will Holshouser on accordion, and Yacouba Sissoko on the kora, a beautiful and unique African harp. The trio performed two selections from Carter’s latest CD, Reverse Thread: Kanou and N’teri (video below) which explore African music in very fresh, surprising and delightful ways.


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