Yusef Lateef during Grant Green’s Grantstand session, Englewood Cliffs NJ, August 1 1961 Photo Francis Wolff
This is Yusef Lateef at his mightiest, possibly only ever outdone after this by his Eastern Sounds LP. Basically this is jazz, but employing interesting modern ideas, with the greatest expression of progress summed up in the track Before Dawn, which is really like no other of the period. Truly ma...
Yusef Lateef - In Lateef again returned to school, studying flute at the Manhattan School of Music in New York City. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Music in 1969 and a master's degree in music education in Wikipedia
Yusef Lateef is an American Grammy Award-winning jazz multi-instrumentalist, composer, educator and a spokesman for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community after his conversion to the Ahmadiyya sect of Islam in