Robert Glasper Experiment | Jazz Festival

When: 2014-03-29 23:00 - 2014-03-29 23:00
Where: Palác Akropolis, Kubelíkova 1548/27, Praha 3
Entry fee: Vstupenky (Prodej v pokladně Paláce Akropolis)

As a starter of delicious jazz dinner of Mladí Ladí Jazz festival we are going to present wonderful American pianist Robert Glasper with his amazing project called Robert Glasper Experiment.

Robert Glasper started his musical career thanks to his mother, known gospel singer. Robert went through different High schools then started to attend significant New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York where he met many excellent musicians. Thanks to his classmates and friends from musical field Robert Glasper always tended to hip hop, soul and R&B.

Therefore he made Robert Glasper Experiment, special formation which is focused primarily on fusion of jazz and different genres. Since 2012 Robert started preparing album Black Radio with such hosts as Mos Def, Erykah Badu, Norah Jones, Common or Lalah Hathaway. In 2013 this album won Grammy for best R&B album of the year. Robert Glasper still continues in this project and in the beginning of this year he released Black Radio 2. Both album he is going to present in Palác Akropolis in Prague within Mladí Ladí Jazz festival.