Six of Saturns 2018 Night Two: Robert Glasper Rotation Trio with Chris Dave +sg (Main Floor GA)
GA: Robert Glasper Rotation Trio feat. Chris Dave plus Special Guests
Chris Dave, Jahi Sundance
600 Carondelet St.
New Orleans, LA, 70130
Doors 9:00 PM / Show 10:00 PM (event ends at 2:00 AM)
This event is 21 and over
Robert Glasper is an American jazz pianist and record producer, born 5 April 1978 in Houston, Texas, USA.
He has been nominated for 6 Grammys, has won 3 Grammy Awards and is currently nominated for an Emmy Award.
His 2012 album "Black Radio" won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album at the 55th Grammy Awards. His 2014 album "Black Radio 2" won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance at the 56th Grammy Awards. The song "These Walls" from Kendrick Lamar's album "To Pimp A Butterfly" won Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at the 57th Grammy Awards, on which Glasper plays keys. The soundtrack for the film "Miles Ahead" won Best Soundtrack Compilation at the 58th Grammy Awards, for which Glasper was a producer. The song "Letter To The Free", written with Common, is nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Original Song in the Ava Duvernay documentary film "13th" (Netflix) at the 2017 Emmys.
He tours with his famed band The Robert Glasper Experiment, as well as his new projects, Robert Glasper Rotation Trio and August Greene Band (with Common and Karriem Riggins).
“Robert Glasper’s energy is infectious… Intelligent, creative, and incredibly impassioned, the pianist is the ideal flag-bearer for the new jazz era.” ~ Interview Magazine
“Robert Glasper heads down the fraught path of hip-hop jazz and gets it right… it feels like a blueprint forward.” ~ Rolling Stone