Steve Coleman in Paris Reviewed

Steve Coleman in Paris, July 2004

Source: Jazzwise.

As Britain attempts what seems like an ungainly improvisation out of Europe, American artists more adept at the art are thankfully still finding a way into the old continent. With his residency in this well-appointed restaurant in the vast cultural centre of La Villette in Paris extending for no less than two weeks, Chicago alto saxophonist-composer Steve Coleman appears a cipher of a more worthwhile politics against the backdrop of Brexit and Great Britannia, be it an ally of rulers or an enemy of rules.