Living in the world of nuance and grey matter, I call the musical sound of Robert Glasper ‘jazz’. Woops, maybe not.
Mr. Glasper and Stefon Harris, along with his band Blackout, may not be the real deal for jazz impressarios, but they have a strong following. Even to me, the entire concept of jazz is of a living, breathing, evolving music. Now I understand that jazz has a more premise definition and fusion may not be among its attributes — technically speaking.
Read on and listen: Jazz That Dwells in the Present. Anne