Terence Blanchard

One of the world’s leading jazz musicians, trumpeter, bandleader and composer Terence Blanchard has recorded dozens of acclaimed albums since the early ’80s, and has won four Grammys and been nominated for 11.  He has written the scores for more than 40 films, many of them directed by Spike Lee, and has played with Abbey Lincoln, Dr. John, Toots Thielemans and many others.

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Terence Blanchard Talks International Jazz Day

By Terence Blanchard | April 27, 2013

Terence Blanchard Talks International Jazz Day

It's been talked about from the first downbeat, since the first chorus was ever played: What's the importance of jazz? Some go as far to ask...