Ethnic Heritage Ensemble

Ethnic Heritage Ensemble is an American jazz ensemble founded in 1973 by percussionist Kahil El'Zabar.[1][2] Its members have included Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre, Joseph Bowie, Ernest Dawkins, Light Henry Huff, Edward Wilkerson, Hanah Jon Taylor,[3] and 'Atu' Harold Murray.[4][5][6]

Ethnic Heritage Ensemble
GenresJazz
Years active1973-present
MembersKahil El'Zabar
Past membersKalaparusha Maurice McIntyre, Joseph Bowie, Ernest Dawkins, Light Henry Huff, Edward Wilkerson, 'Atu' Harold Murray, Hanah Jon Taylor

They have released over a dozen albums, the latest one being in 2019.[4][7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Cantor, Dave. "With his Ethnic Heritage Ensemble, Kahil El'Zabar explores the legacy of jazz while building toward the future". Chicago Reader. Retrieved 2021-07-31.
  2. ^ McGinnis, Jeff (2018-02-07). "'History In The Making' Concert Celebrates The Ethnic Heritage Ensemble's 45th Anniversary". Toledo City Paper. Retrieved 2021-07-31.
  3. ^ "Vincent Davis Percussion Plus". Isthmus | Madison, Wisconsin. 2021-06-21. Retrieved 2021-07-31.
  4. ^ a b "Ethnic Heritage Ensemble | Biography & History". AllMusic. Retrieved January 27, 2020.
  5. ^ "Atu Harold Murray". Kahilelzabar.net. Retrieved January 27, 2020.
  6. ^ "Atu Harold Murray | Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved January 27, 2020.
  7. ^ McGinnis, Jeff (2018-02-07). "'History In The Making' Concert Celebrates The Ethnic Heritage Ensemble's 45th Anniversary". Toledo City Paper. Retrieved 2021-07-31.