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from 15 to April 23, 2023
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James Brandon Lewis & Thomas Sayers Ellis

The Dead Lecturers
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Duration: about 1h00



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.


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221 avenue Jean-Jaurès, 75019 Paris

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