This jazz giant has over 30 albums and has been described as “probably the best tenor sax player in the world” by Ornette Coleman. He’s played with John Coltrane and was mentored by Sun Ra. But at the age of 80, Pharoah Sanders has teamed up with UK electronic producer Floating Points and the London Symphony Orchestra for what’s been described as a celestial event. Let’s listen together!
It was a treat to play this one on @mbeKCRW today from Los Tigres Del Norte in honor of Cesar Chavez on his birthday! @anthonyvaladez said the bass was hittin, so we followed it up with more bass 🔥 from @Thundercat and @EspeSpalding • I love my job! https://t.co/bJe5tRVrrS
— Novena Carmél (@NovenaCarmel) March 31, 2021