Caption: Sam Rivers, Credit: Frank Stewart
Image by: Frank Stewart 
Sam Rivers 

JazzStories: Sam Rivers – Reedman, pianist, composer

From: Murray Street Productions
Series: JazzStories
Length: 09:23

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Sam Rivers has sounded his horn across six decades of jazz with Miles Davis, Cecil Taylor, and Dizzy Gillespie. Producer David Goren brings us an intimate portrait of Sam Rivers in his own voice and those of his fellow band members. Read the full description.

Sam_rivers_small Sam Rivers has sounded his horn across six decades of jazz with Miles Davis, Cecil Taylor, and Dizzy Gillespie.  He’s played with the best and cut his own path with the RivBea Orchestra.

Producer David Goren brings us an intimate portrait of Sam Rivers in his own voice and those of his fellow band members.

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Piece Description

Sam Rivers has sounded his horn across six decades of jazz with Miles Davis, Cecil Taylor, and Dizzy Gillespie.  He’s played with the best and cut his own path with the RivBea Orchestra.

Producer David Goren brings us an intimate portrait of Sam Rivers in his own voice and those of his fellow band members.