News

Sep.3, 2018

My string arrangement was sampled and aired on So You Think You Can Dance.

May 24, 2018

Somi@The Appel Room Live on May 19, 2018 on Youtube

Jan.23, 2018

Somi's "Petite Afrique" where I played on won the 49th NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Jazz Awards

Check out CNN's Celebrating Otherness in Trump's America

My band, JAFro's latest live videos are uploaded. Please check them out

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S.O.M.I.

Aug. 2011- Present

Playing at Sleep No More

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Recent photos

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October 2017, SOMI Enjoy Jazz , Germany(with Otis Brown, Herve Samb and Keith Witty)

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August 2017, Alicia Olatuja at Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, NYC (with David Rosenthal, Ben Williams, Jonathan Barber)