Keyboardist-producer Robert Glasper was last seen at Pori Jazz back in 2011. He will now return to Pori with his new super band. As the social and political conversation in the United States has been quite heated lately, Glasper and his fellow musicians with to take a stand for things they feel strongly for – their full name is Reflect+Respond=NOW. The band features Terrace Martin, Christian Scott, Taylor McFerin, Derrick Hodge and Justin Tyson alongside Robert Glasper. Their unique sound is intriguing combination of various musical styles and genres and the musician’s combined CV includes collaborations with Quincy Jones, Kendrick Lamar, Common, Kanye West, Mos Def and Q-Tip just to mention a few.
Lineup: Terrace Martin (sax, vox, key); Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah (tpt); Taylor McFerrin (key, elec); Robert Glasper (key); Derrick Hodge (b); Justin Tyson (d)