Specializing in Media Campaigns for the Music Community, Artists, Labels, Venues and Events

Muhal Richard Abrams Dies at 87

Muhal Richard Abrams Dies at 87


https://jazztimes.com/news/muhal-richard-abrams-dies-87/
 
Muhal Richard Abrams Dies at 87
Hugely influential pianist-composer co-founded the AACM
By JazzTimesPublished 11/01/2017

Muhal Richard Abrams, Manzoni Theater, Milan, Italy, January 2016
Muhal Richard Abrams, the hugely influential and strikingly versatile pianist, composer, educator and NEA Jazz Master who co-founded the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), died on Sunday, Oct. 29, at his home in New York City. His death was confirmed by his wife, Peggy Abrams, and their daughter, Richarda Abrams. He was 87.
A full JT obituary will follow, along with additional archival content. Memorial services are being planned, and that information will be posted to JazzTimes.com.
A review of Abrams’ duos album SoundDance.
Muhal Richard Abrams remembers his colleague Jodie Christian. 





Jim Eigo Jazz Promo Services T: 845-986-1677 E-Mail: jim@jazzpromoservices.com
http://www.jazzpromoservices.com

HAVE A JAZZ EVENT, NEW CD OR IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE JAZZ COMMUNITY YOU WANT TO PROMOTE? CONTACT JAZZ PROMO SERVICES FOR PRICE QUOTE.

CHECK OUT OUR NEW YOUTUBE VIDEO



Leave a Reply