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Ambrose Akinmusire Hits Cape Town, Kris Bowers releases ‘Heroes + Misfits’

  The Con is very excited about the upcoming performance by Ambrose Akinmusire at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival next weekend. The young trumpeter, who was born in California but now resides in New York, makes music that has been described as  “atmospheric post-bop”. An early encounter with Steve Coleman spurred Akinmusire forward in his […]