New York, USA – This season’s JOURNEY WITH JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER television series on the BET Jazz Chanel includes two programs in which Ghanaian drum master Yacub Addy provides an engaging tutorial in African drumming interspersed with live footage from his stellar performance last May in New York with his group Odadaa! and the world-renowned Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra (LCJO) with Wynton Marsalis. The first U.S. broadcasts of the two programs will be on the BET Jazz Chanel on October 9 and 16 at 1 pm, 9 pm and Midnight ET.Amina Addy
The following is the telecast schedule on BET Jazz and BET:
Africa Jazz, Part 1 Learn about the sacred connection of the drums to music. This special concert will feature the LCJO with Wynton Marsalis joined by African drum master Yacub Addy and Odadaa! This program will be an intriguing mixture of interviews, musical performance and demonstration.
BET Jazz, 10/09/03, 01/08/04, 04/08/04, 07/08/04 @ 1 p.m., 9 p.m., Midnight ET
BET, December 21 @ 1 p.m. ET/PT
Africa Jazz, Part 2
BET Jazz 10/16/03, 01/15/04, 04/15/04, 07/15/04 @ 1 p.m., 9 p.m., Midnight ET
BET, January 18 @ 1 p.m. ET/PT