On the Shoulders of Giants, Vol 4: Jazz Lights Up Harlem
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: November 2009
Duration: 2 hours 23 minutes
The legendary Kareem Abdul-Jabbar takes listeners back to the Harlem Renaissance-a time and place when jazz was king. Famed jazz critic Stanley Crouch narrates as Kareem shares thoughts on this distinctly American musical style and its profound influence. Also offering insights are such iconic figures as Herbie Hancock, Quincy Jones, and Maya Angelou.