Jazz Academy Miami (JAM) presents the U.S. debut of BLACK STRING. Rooted in rich, folkloric traditions of Korea, as well as in modern Jazz, this exciting quartet creates a unique language that is traditional yet unpredictable, composed yet intuitive. As a truly borderless, contemporary ensemble, BLACK STRING offers an experience that broadens the appreciation for world music by presenting an ancient tradition within a modern setting.
"This is music fully of the 21st century, in all its global, postmodernist glory. "—The Washington Post.
A one hour, pre-show panel discussion and Q&A on cultural topics with artists and community leaders pertaining to the "EAST MEETS WEST" theme will begin at 6:30 with the performance beginning at 8PM.