Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help
2

Michele Rosewoman + New-Yoruba at Painted Bride Art Center

.

Where

Painted Bride Art Center
230 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA
215-925-9914

When

Sat, April 13, 2013
8pm

Add to Calendar 2013-04-13 8pm 2013-04-13 Michele Rosewoman + New-Yoruba at Painted Bride Art Center Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba return to the Bride to take audiences on a journey spanning ancient Yoruba culture through Cuban Folkloric music with a contemporary jazz concept for a thoroughly uncompromised synthesis of these two profound musical genres. Ms. Rosewoman, who recently turned 60 years old, also celebrates with the ensemble their 30th anniversary of their first studio recording. With a repertoire that includes the debut of new and rarely performed works, New Yor-Uba salutes the Orishas (Yoruban deities) through Ms. Rosewoman’s original compositions and visionary arrangements of centuries-old Yoruba (Nigeria) and Arara (Dahomey) chants as well as Abakwa (Nigeria) and rumba (Cuba) musical traditions.

Michele Rosewoman: Piano and Vocals | Oliver Lake: Alto and Soprano Saxophones | Freddie Hendrix: Trumpet | Mike Lee: Tenor Saxophone and Flute | Vincent Gardner: Trombone | Howard Johnson: Baritone Saxophone and Tuba | Yunior Terry: Bass | Adam Cruz: Drums | Pedrito Martinez: Bata, Congas, and Vocals | Roman Diaz: Bata, Congas, and Vocals | Abraham Rodriguez: Bata, Congas, and Vocals
Painted Bride Art Center, 230 Vine Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

$25-$30

About

Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba return to the Bride to take audiences on a journey spanning ancient Yoruba culture through Cuban Folkloric music with a contemporary jazz concept for a thoroughly uncompromised synthesis of these two profound musical genres. Ms. Rosewoman, who recently turned 60 years old, also celebrates with the ensemble their 30th anniversary of their first studio recording. With a repertoire that includes the debut of new and rarely performed works, New Yor-Uba salutes the Orishas (Yoruban deities) through Ms. Rosewoman’s original compositions and visionary arrangements of centuries-old Yoruba (Nigeria) and Arara (Dahomey) chants as well as Abakwa (Nigeria) and rumba (Cuba) musical traditions. ...
read more


Painted Bride Art Center added this event on March 20, 2013

  • Warm
    Warm
    Michele Rosewoman
    The In Side Out
Extended Analysis
CD/LP/Track Review
Interviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
A Celebration of Cuba in America
A Celebration of Cuba...
Advance Dance Disques
2013
buy
The Inside Out
The Inside Out
Advance Dance Disques
2007
buy
The In Side Out
The In Side Out
Advance Dance Disques
2006
buy
Guardians Of The Light
Guardians Of The Light
Enja Records
2000
buy
[no cover]
Spirit
Enja Records
1996
buy
[no cover]
Quintessence
Enja Records
1994
buy

Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Nov30Wed The All-Star Jazz Trio performs every... Square On Square
Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
Jan11Wed The All-Star Jazz Trio performs every... Square On Square
Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
Sep28Wed The All-Star Jazz Trio performs every... Square On Square
Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
Oct5Wed Dick Gratton Trenton Social Bar and Restaurant
Trenton, NJ
6:00 PM
Nov2Wed Dick Gratton Trenton Social Bar and Restaurant
Trenton, NJ
6:00 PM
Oct29Sat Reverend Chris & the High Rollers The Mermaid Inn
Philadelphia, PA
9:00 PM
Oct1Sat A Centennial Birthday Celebration!... McCarter Theater
Princeton, NJ
8:00 PM
$45
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Sep30Fri Jazz 100: The Music Of Dizzy, Ella,... Merriam Theater
Philadelphia, PA
8:00 PM
$30.50
Oct4Tue Wayne Krantz Group Sellersville Theater 1894
Sellersville, PA
8:00 PM
$25
Sep30Fri Jazz 100 Featuring Lizz Wright Merriam Theater
Philadelphia, PA
8:00 PM
$30.50
Oct6Thu Eliot Bild Ensemble Temple Performing Arts Center
Philadelphia, PA
4:30 PM
Oct16Sun Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick... Keswick Theatre
Glenside, PA
7:30 PM
$59
Oct12Wed Christian Scott South Jazz Parlor
Philadelphia, PA
7:00 PM
$25
Nov12Sat Minas Presents A Tribute To Sergio... World Cafe Live - Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
7:00 PM
$25
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Oct16Sun Ben Mauger’s Vintage Jazz Band... Community Arts Center
Wallingford, PA
2:00 PM
$20
Oct16Sun Ben Mauger’s Vintage Jazz Band... Community Arts Center
Wallingford, PA
2:00 PM
$20
Nov7Mon Ed Vezinho/jim Ward Big Band Clancy’s By The Bay
Somers Point, NJ
7:00 PM
$10
Oct15Sat Ameranouche Mission Point Church
Somers Point, NJ
7:30 PM
$20
Oct3Mon Ed Vezinho/jim Ward Big Band Clancy’s By The Bay
Somers Point, NJ
8:00 PM
$10
Apr1Sat Ac Steel & The Galvanizers Puck Live
Doylestown , PA
8:00 PM
Dec15Thu The Nighthawks, Ac Steel & The... Terchon Vfw Post
Levittown, PA
8:00 PM
$25.00
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Sep29Thu Andy Kahn performs solo piano every... The Prime Rib Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
6:00 PM
Sep29Thu Phyllis Chapell & Siora Paris Bistro And Jazz Cafe
Philadelphia, PA
6:00 PM
Sep29Thu The Greg Farnese Quartet Chris' Jazz Cafe
Philadelphia, PA
8:00 PM
Sep29Thu Stephen Fuller Quartet The Hyatt Regency Hotel
New Brunswick, NJ
8:00 PM
Sep30Fri christopher davis-shannon The Twisted Tail
Philadelphia, PA
7:00 pm
Sep30Fri christopher davis-shannon Hewn
New Hope, PA
7:00 pm
Sep30Fri Candice Reyes Duo Due Mari
New Brunswick, NJ
6:30 PM

Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.