Charles Lloyd & Jason Moran - Jazz sous les pommiers

Charles Lloyd & Jason Moran duo - Jazz sous les pommiers festival 35th edition; With; Charles Lloyd, saxophone; Jason Moran, piano; A lesson of serenity by Charles Lloyd... who fits today as a giant in the exclusive world of jazz. This duet between a saxophonist among the most lyrical and most daring of his generation and one of today best pianists, shines with its eclecticism, finesse and intelligence. The poetic stroll revisits in a very intimate way a repertoire that mixes Ellington, Gershswin, Strayhorn, the Beach Boys and Dylan, with personal compositions, including a suite in memory of his great-grandmother, sold to a slave trader at the age of ten years. About this repertoire, Lloyd says: 'Music has always been for me both inspiration and consolation. The sentiments I would like to share with those who listen to me. '; Recorded on May 6th 2016, at the Municipal Theatre of Coutances; TV direction by Thierry Villeneuve (85 min)