Destiny Muhammad’s Alice Coltrane Project
Friday, January 13, 2016
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Photo: James Barry Knox Photography
Destiny Muhammad, harp & vocals • Leon Joyce, Jr., drums • Ron Belcher, upright bass • Doug Ellington, trumpet • Laura Klien, piano • Rebecca Kleinmann, flute • Ranzel Merritt, Saxophone
Celestial Sounds: The Jazz Visitations of Alice Coltrane"
The music on this date will include reimaginings of her Impulse Records
recordings and music of her contemporary Dorothy Ashby.
Destiny Muhammad brings her unique sound on harp to a classic and eclectic
genre she dubs ͚Celtic to Coltrane.͛ Destiny has opened for The Oakland East Bay
Symphony, shared the stage with jazz masters Azar Lawrence, Marcus Shelby,
Omar Sosa, and John Santos and co-starred in Def Jam Poetry Winner Ise Lyfe's
Hip Hop Play Pistols & Prayers. The Governor Emeritus and Educational Chair
Emeritus of the Recording Academy, San Francisco Chapter, a Jazz Heritage
Center of San Francisco Jazz Ambassador and an ASCAP Songwriter Awardee,
Destiny has also headlined the Women in Jazz͛ Concert series in San Francisco.
901 Mission Street, Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: (415) 818-2825