Akua Dixon

With her sublime new album, Akua’s Dance, cellist Akua Dixon brings her sumptuous sound to the foreground on an array of material encompassing exquisite balladry, the music’s deepest roots in African and African-American culture, and instrumental pieces gleaned from Dixon’s opera-in-progress. Her label Akua’s Music will release the new CD on February 10.

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”one of New York's leading jazz musicians!”-New York Times ”Authoratative, stylish and fresh”-Newsday ”jazz's leading string quartet”-Boston Globe ”amongst the treasures of contemporary jazz”-Star Ledger ”highly imaginative and beautifully textured arrangements”- Washington Post

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