Wynton and Maya Angelou speak about “Music, Deep Rivers in my Soul”

Posted on December 25th, 2007 in Video | Tags: maya angelou, poetry, quintet

In the following video-clip, Maya Angelou and Wynton discuss their collaboration on the piece “Music, Deep Rivers in My Soul” and the history of African-American music. The video comes from the Live From Lincoln Center broadcast on December 10, 2007, hosted by Glenn Close.

Watch Wynton and his Quintet rehearsing “Music, Deep Rivers in My Soul”, during Marciac Jazz Festival 2007