Melford, a pianist fascinated by improvisation from childhood, was drawn toward such key 1980s figures of the African American jazz avant garde as Anthony Braxton and Henry Threadgill, who showed her a world of new [More]
The Strawberry Composed by Myra Melford Arranged by Ted Nash September 22, 2016 Rose Theater Watch pianist Myra Melford perform her own composition, “The Strawberry,” with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. [More]