Blue Trumpet
Wadada Leo Smith’s Golden Quartet
Ten Freedom Summers
November 1, 2014
Onassis Cultural Center
Athens, Greece


Monday, November 13, 2017

Chicago, IL

Wadada Leo Smith & Vijay Iyer Duo

Harris Theater at Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL



Friday December 15 &
Saturday, December 16, 2017

San Francisco, CA

CREATE Festival 1-B

The Lab
2948 16th St.
San Francisco, CA


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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

New York City, NY

Deerhoof with Wadada Leo Smith

Winter Jazzfest
New York City, NY


Saturday, April 07 &
Sunday, April 08, 2018

New Haven, CT

CREATE Festival 2-A

Firehouse 12
45 Crown St.
New Haven, CT


Saturday, January 26, 2019

New York City

Wadada Leo Smith’s Golden Quintet
The Complete America’s National Parks

Jazz At Lincoln Center – The Appel Room
10 Columbus Circle,
New York City

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Boldly original trumpeter, multi-instrumentalist and composer Wadada Leo Smith has topped three categories in DownBeat Magazine’s 65th Annual Critics Poll: Jazz Artist, Trumpet and Jazz Album (for America's National…

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The Hammer Museum at UCLA has announced the recipients of its Made In L.A. 2016 Mohn Awards. Among the recipients is jazz trumpeter and composer Wadada Leo Smith, who…

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Downbeat, November 2016 Cover Story / Wadada Leo Smith: National Treasure  

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The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) today announced that the boldly original composer, trumpeter and Pulitzer Finalist Wadada Leo Smith has been named a 2016 Doris Duke Artist. Smith…

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