CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS - Michael Olatuja & Lagos Pepper Soup
Schomburg Center , 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, Manhattan
Performance Monday, January 23, 2017 | 7 PM Neighborhood Concert: Michael Olatuja & Lagos Pepper Soup Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Nigerian bassist Michael Olatuja and his new group Lagos Pepper Soup perform a funky mix of jazz, R&B, gospel, and soul. Olatuja’s music is inspired by the musical and spiritual journeys that have taken him from Nigeria to New York. Listeners will get a taste of Lagos Pepper Soup when the group releases its eponymous album later this year.
Performers Michael Olatuja & Lagos Pepper Soup ·· Michael Olatuja, Bass and Composer ·· Thana Alexa, Vocals ·· Samir Zarif, Saxophone ·· Manuel Valera, Piano and Keyboards ·· Obed Calvaire, Drums