Rudresh Mahanthappa on the Newport Jazz Festival
In a JazzTimes In Person interview from the 2011 Newport Jazz Festival, saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa talks about growing up watching videos of performances from the Newport Jazz Festival. Mahanthappa recalls being inspired by the late Michael Brecker. This interview segment is one of several with Mahanthappa from the Newport Jazz Festival. Interview by Lee Mergner. Video by Melissa Mergner. For more information about JazzTimes, go to jazztimes.com.