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The Jazz Session #313: Wadada Leo Smith

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Wadada Leo Smith
Trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith's newest album is Heart's Reflections (Cuneiform Records, 2011). In this interview, he talks about his Ten Freedom Summers project, inspired by the Civil Rights Movement; how each ensemble is a model for a universe; and how meaning is communicated even without words.

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