Jazz at the Movies

May 11, 2019

Sunday Night Jazz Showcase

Program #250 (May 12 at 8:00 pm)

Jazz at the Movies featuring music from two movie soundtracks, Mo’ Better Blues and The Mambo Kings.

Mo’ Better Blues (1990) starred Denzel Washington, Wesley Snipes and Spike Lee. Music for the soundtrack performed by Branford Marsalis (tenor saxophone), Terence Blanchard (trumpet), Kenny Kirkland (piano), Robert Leslie Hurst III (bass) and Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums).

The Mambo Kings (1992) starred Armand Assante and Antonio Banderas. Music for the soundtrack performed by Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Arturo Sandoval, Linda Ronstadt and the Mambo All-Stars.

(provided by Discogs)