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Free, White and 21
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particle / spectra
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Americana / the garden waits for you to match her wilderness
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the lingering velocity of the dead's ambitions

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Ambrose Akinmusire

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Trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire is a forward-thinking musician with a bent toward atmospheric post-bop. Born in Oakland, California, Akinmusire showed early promise in his teens, and gigged professionally while also playing in the Berkeley High School Jazz Ensemble. Early encounters with such luminaries as saxophonists Joe Henderson and Steve Coleman pushed Akinmusire to focus a keen eye on his own development. He earned his Bachelor's degree from the Manhattan School of Music and ... Read more

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