January 23, Sathima will perform at Sweet
Rhythm, with pianist Stephen Scott, bassist Buster Williams,
and drummer George Gray. Sets at 8 and 10 pm, $15 cover. Visit www.sweetrhythmny.com
, or call 212-255-3626 to reserve seats.
A Morning in Paris is now available for pre-order
If you don't want to wait, you can download it now on iTunes.
Update from 9.18.07 - Pianist Stephen Scott will join Onaje Allan Gumbs
as a second pianist for Sathima's birthday performance.
Great news on the performance and CD fronts! Sathima will celebrate
her 71st birthday with the reissue of her 1963 album with Duke Ellington
A Morning in Paris. It will be out for download
(iTunes, etc) October 16, and will be in stores January 22.
Sathima will also celebrate her birthday with a concert on October
17 at Sweet Rhythm,
with Onaje Allan Gumbs, Marcus McLaurine, and George Gray. It's well
worth coming, because we will also have advance copies of A
Morning in Paris at the show for sale!
Visit Sweet Rhythm's
website to make a reservation.
See you all there!
Sathima's 1999 recording Cape Town Love is
now available for download on iTunes,
emusic, and other online retailers.
Over the next year, we will be re-issuing for download all of her out-of-print
17 2006, ekapa records celebrated Sathima's 70th birthday with the release
a collection of 11 previously issued tracks, plus one unreleased
track featuring Sathima in performance with Abdullah Ibrahim.
Sathima's 70th Birthday Concert at Sweet
Rhythm, New York, NY.