Nicole Mitchell – Alice Coltrane Tribute
Tomorrow night, August 9th, Nicole Mitchell will unveil her Tribute to Alice Coltrane called “Many Paths To The Sea,” in Chicago at Millennium Park.
Nicole has put together a large ensemble made up of the Black Earth Orchestra including David Boykin on tenor sax, Renee Baker and James Sanders on violin/viola, Tomeka Reid on cello, David Young on trumpet, Ahn Fung, Kengdrick Pollum and Nicole on flutes, Marcus Evans and Avreeayl Ra percussion, Josh Abrams bass. Black Earth will also welcome special guests Myra Melford, piano, Matana Roberts, alto sax and Maia harp.
For those who read the Chicago Reader article, you may know that this concert is a Critics Choice for this week, so don’t miss out!
Nicole Mitchell’s Black Earth Orchestra
6:30pm Pritzker pavilion,
Millennium Park, 100 N. Michigan