Terri Lyne Carrington


Two-time GRAMMY® Award-winning drummer, composer and bandleader Terri Lyne Carrington has been at the top of the music industry for almost twenty five years, collaborating with luminaries like Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, and Cassandra Wilson. Her critically-acclaimed 2011 release, The Mosaic Project, won a GRAMMY® Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album and featured some of the most prominent female jazz artists of the last few decades including: Esperanza Spalding, Dianne Reeves, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Sheila E., Nona Hendryx, Cassandra Wilson, and Geri Allen. This success was followed by 2013’s Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue, which won the GRAMMY® Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Album. The highly praised homage to Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus and Max Roach, coincided with the 50th anniversary of the release of their iconic 1963 Money Jungle album. Her recording features Gerald Clayton and Christian McBride, with guests Clark Terry, Lizz Wright, Herbie Hancock and others.
In 2015 Terri Lyne will launch her new Mosaic Project, LOVE AND SOUL, with a September 1 release on Concord Records and featuring singers Natalie Cole, Valerie Simpson, Lizz Wright, Jaguar Wright, and Oleta Adams.

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