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30 Apr '13

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iRock Jazz Interviews Wayne Shorter & Filmmaker Dorsay Alavi on WS:ZG

Radio program iRock Jazz interviewed Wayne Shorter and Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity director Dorsay Alavi a few weeks ago to discuss the film, the Pledge Music campaign, Wayne’s faith and the philosophical idea behind “Zero Gravity”.

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19 Apr '13

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‘Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity’ Pledge Music Campaign Begins April 20th

Brave World Pictures is launching a Pledge Music campaign to crowdsource a portion of the funds needed to complete Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity. The campaign launches Saturday April 20th and allows Wayne Shorter fans to contribute to the film’s funding … Read More

07 Feb '13

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LA Times Reviews ‘Without a Net’; Calls It “Sprawling, Relentlessly Inventive”

The LA Times  gave Wayne’s Tuesday release, Without a Net a great review:

“There’s a moment during Wayne Shorter’s much-anticipated new album where someone, said to be a member of the string ensemble Imani Winds, lets out maybe the most natural … Read More

05 Feb '13

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Without a Net Released Today

The Wayne Shorter Quartet’s latest album Without a Net was released today. It’s his first recording with the legendary Blue Note Records in 43 years.

If you haven’t purchased it yet, you can get it on iTunes or Amazon.com.

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31 Jan '13

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New York Times Discusses Shorter’s “Late-Inning Momentum”

The New York Times published an astonishing article on Wayne and his current projects that they describe as “late-inning momentum”. The article discusses Wayne’s various musical endeavors (including his new album Without a Net), his place in jazz, and … Read More

29 Jan '13

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Wayne Shorter Quartet with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra for Carnegie Hall Concert

Wayne and the Wayne Shorter Quartet will be playing with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall on Friday, February 1st. The Zero Gravity team will document the rehearsals, the concert and the recording of Shorter’s next release with the Orchestra.

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15 Dec '12

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Wayne Performs at ‘A Historic Night of Jazz at the Lincoln Center’

On December 13, Wayne performed at  the David Lynch Foundation’s A Historic Night of Jazz at the Lincoln Center gala. The evening featured Wayne along with Wynton Marsalis, Herbie Hancock, Corinne Bailey Rae, Esperanza Spalding and Terri Lyne Carrington.

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19 Nov '12

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Wayne Shorter Quartet Lands in Paris

The Wayne Shorter Quartet tours and lands in Paris, France for another phenomenal concert.

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16 Oct '12

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Wayne and Esperanza at Work

The Zero Gravity film crew captures the first rehearsal for the upcoming concert with Wayne Shorter, the LA Phil and Esperanza Spalding at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Esperanza looks through Shorter’s brilliant composition for “Gaia” and incorporates her lyrics.

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01 Oct '12

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Wayne Shorter to Release New Album on Blue Note February 2013

Zero Gravity captures the photo shoot for Wayne Shorter’s latest release with Blue Note Records, Without a Net.  Robert Ashcroft photographs Wayne for the album.

The legendary jazz saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter has re-signed to Blue … Read More