Beyond Category: Amina Figarovai
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April 17, 2013 3:30 AM
Pianist and composer Amina Figarova was born in Baku, Azerbaijan. She now lives in New York with husband, Bart Platteau, who plays flute in her sextet. Amina and her band join Eric Felten at Blues Alley, performing her original compositions and talking about her globe-hopping life as a jazz musician.

Beyond Category: Amina Figarova

Published April 16, 2013

Pianist and composer Amina Figarova was born in Baku, Azerbaijan. She now lives in New York with husband, Bart Platteau, who plays flute in her sextet. Amina and her band join Eric Felten at Blues Alley, performing her original compositions and talking about her globe-hopping life as a jazz musician.

Beyond Category

The great Duke Ellington described the best music as being "beyond category." "Beyond Category with Eric Felten" brings the best of jazz, blues, swing, and more.

Join host Eric Felten in the clubs around Washington D.C. for a behind-the-scenes, intimate conversation with world-class musicians working in jazz and blues. Part interview, part jam session, explore the history, rhythms and sounds of great music.

Your host, a jazz trombonist in his own right, interviews great artists - and sits in to perform with them, taking the audience on an unpredictable musical adventure.

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