THE RIFF’ 8/17/18 : Bassist Robbie Shakespeare debuts as a vocalist on the album “Nordub”. “Poor Man In Love” by Gregory Isaacs
The beautiful harmonies of New Zealand’ House Of Shem. Radioman Patrick Lafayette sings Bob Marley’ “Is This Love.” “ River Jordan”
a Burning Spear dubplate. Sting and Shaggy’ mutually beneficial collaboration. FEMALE VOICES: The young; the tested and the proven.
Sevena; Lila Ike; Zosia McGregor; Naomi Cowan; Juliet Nelson and Yemi Alade.
‘THE SUNDAY RIFF” : Virtuoso female musicians—‘SHEROES’ led by pianist/composer Monica Herzig. A salute to modern painters
Monet and Matisse, by the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra. Singer Cecile McLorin Savant “Live’ at the Vanguard. A salute to the
Polish trumpeter Tomasz Stanko.
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