Samuel Yirga: A Prodigy Reviving Ethiopian Jazz

From nazret.com Thu Nov 22 2012, 05:11:15

Samuel Yirga: A Prodigy Reviving Ethiopian Jazz by BANNING EYRE Samuel Yirga is a pianist from Ethiopia. A 20-something prodigy, Yirga is too young to have experienced the Ethio-jazz movement of the early 1970s, but he has absorb...

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