The dead lecturers
Mélanie Dyer , viola
Alexis Marcelo , piano
Thomas Sayers Ellis , narrator
James Brandon Lewis , saxophone ténor
With The Dead Lecturers, poet Thomas Sayers Ellis and saxophonist James Brandon Lewis – two influential heralds of African-American music – orchestrate a passionate flow of sounds and words as a tribute to the creativity of Jean-Michel Basquiat.