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Jazz Faculty: Stefon Harris

Stefon Harris has recorded and performed with a range of artists, including Joe Henderson, Wynton Marsalis, Cassandra Wilson, Steve Coleman and Charlie Hunter. In March 2002, he premiered his ambitious 11-movement full-length concert suite, The Grand Unification Theory, arranged for a 12-piece jazz ensemble.

Stefon's recording as a leader include A Cloud of Red Dust (1998) and Black Action Figure (1999), both on Blue Note Records. "If any single young artist is going to be a major star in the next few years, it's Harris." -Los Angeles Times