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A conversation with Majid

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Violinist Majid's new album, Sound of a Flower, has a solid jazz foundation, but draws heavily from soul, hip-hop, and classical music giving rise to an infectious sound that is uniquely Majid's. Majid is a classically trained violinist who has worked with a diverse range of household names in the music industry including hip-hop artist Mr Cheeks, actor and singer Keith David, and Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis.

Join me as I talk to Majid about the album, hip-hop, bundao and other subtly related things.

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  • Majid "Bundao" from Sound of a Flower Majid 00:00
  • Majid "Up and In" from Sound of a Flower Majid 15:13
  • Majid "Black Star" from Sound of a Flower Majid 19:11
  • Majid "Be What You Want" from Sound of a Flower Majid 24:00

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