Nicholas Payton | Autumn 2012

New Performances Added including Nicholas Payton XXX @ Birdland—October 16-20, 2012. Don't miss Nicholas' Fall return to New York playing both Trumpet and Rhodes with Vicente Archer (bass) Henry Cole (drums) and Daniel Sadownick (percussion). #BAM

"Want to know why trumpeter Nicholas Payton is so convinced that the term JAZZ is completely outmoded, and why he suggests BAM – shorthand for Black American Music – is a more ecumenical and honest term for today’s creative music?" Then check out this interview with Nicholas recorded earlier this year at the 3rd annual Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival:  Video interview with Nicholas Payton on BAM