JZ Festival in Beijing TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON: performing music from the Mosaic project
Terri Lyne Carrington, the Grammy Award winning jazz drummer, composer, music producer and entrepreneur has collaborated with music legends Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Joe Sample, Al Jarreau, Celine Dion, David Sanborn, Pat Metheny, and many more over a 30 year career. As a recording artist, most recently, her 2011 all-female masterpiece "The Mosaic Project" won the 2012 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album. Known for her ability to craft an eclectic brand of jazz that incorporates elements of straight ahead jazz, contemporary jazz, bebop, soul, funk, hip hop and more, Ms. Carrington's Shanghai performance will feature 2 ensembles -- representing music from 2 sides of her musicality. She will perform music from the “The Mosaic Project” -- accompanied on-stage by an All Female, All-Star lineup of musicians from the CD. In addition, Ms. Carrington will present the World Premiere Debut Performance of her new "PassWord" Contemporary Music quartet.