Violin http://www.kplu.org en Regina Carter Trio's live performance in the KPLU studios http://www.kplu.org/post/regina-carter-trios-live-performance-kplu-studios <p>We were pleased to welcome jazz violin virtuoso, <a href="http://www.reginacarter.com/ReginaMain.html" target="_blank">Regina Carter</a> to the KPLU studios on June 1 for a unique performance and interview with Evening Jazz host, <a href="http://www.kplu.org/people/abe-beeson">Abe Beeson</a>.</p><p>Accompanying Carter were Will Holshouser on accordion, and Yacouba Sissoko on the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kora_%28instrument%29" target="_blank">kora</a>, a beautiful and unique African harp. The trio performed two selections from Carter’s latest CD<em>, Reverse Thread</em>: <em>Kanou</em> and <em>N’teri</em> (<a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/regina-carter-trios-live-performance-kplu-studios#video"><strong>video below</strong></a>) which explore African music in very fresh, surprising and delightful ways.<a name="video"></a></p><p> Wed, 08 Jun 2011 17:35:16 +0000 Justin Steyer, Abe Beeson & Nick Morrison 1811 at http://www.kplu.org Regina Carter Trio's live performance in the KPLU studios