The Art Ensemble of Chicago - 50th Anniversary (1969-2019) with special guests Shabaka Hutchings and Abel Selaocoe
23rd Nov 2019
LONDON Barbican Fountain Room
Art Ensemble of Chicago, champions of the Great Black Music, celebrate their 50th anniversary with a tribute to Lester
Bowie, Joseph Jarman and Malachi Favors Maghostut.
The ensemble that evolved from founder Roscoe Mitchell’s musical vision, explorations and adventurous collaborationsin Chicago is renowned for integrity of musical styles that span the history of jazz and multi-instrumental group improvisations.
Ahead of their concert on Saturday 23 November, join Don Moye and Roscoe Mitchell on Saturday 23 at Barbican for a public talk to celebrate their anniversary and work, moderated by Kevin Le Gendre.