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Jazz Roots: The Movie Music of Spike Lee and Terence Blanchard

Come out to the Arsht Center and experience some fantastic music performed by the HMI Orchestra with Terence Blanchard!

Jazz Roots and Festival Miami co-present a celebration of the movies of Spike Lee, with memorable scores by multi-Grammy-winning trumpeter/composer Terence Blanchard, who composed the music for all of Lee’s films from Malcom X to Inside Man. The evening features a montage of classic scenes from Spike Lee movies performed by the Blanchard and his quintet, the Frost School’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra, plus three-time Grammy and Tony winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, vocalist Maysa, who performed on the soundtrack for Spike Lee’s film Jungle Fever, and Lizz Wright, an acclaimed composer, jazz, neosoul, and gospel stylist.

For tickets, visit http://www.arshtcenter.org.

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