Postat den 23 maj 2017

Miriam Aida Leder Polar talks på Kulturhuset Stadsteatern

The highlight of the second part of the afternoon is an exclusive encounterwith the legendary Wayne Shorter, one of 2017’s two Laureates. The world famous jazz saxophonist will be interviewed by Miriam Aïda, music journalist and jazz musician, about his illustrious career, during which he played with luminaries such as Miles Davis, Lee Morgan, Herbie Hancock and Cindy Blackman.

Miriam Aïda is a Swedish singer, artist and radio host, who has released several albums and performed all around the world during the last 15 years. Miriam has a background both in Sweden and Morocco, and her music explores several musical landscapes and different musical traditions.

Since her album debute in 2002 she has released 9 albums. She received the award “Artist of the year” at Swedish World Music Awards 2012 and a Manifest award for her 2015 album É de Lei!

She is also an acclaimed radio profile for Swedish National Radio P2 Jazz as a producer and host.

http://www.polarmusicprize.org/polar-talks-2017/