Photo of Tomeka Reid Tomeka Reid

Tomeka Reid in Nicole Mitchell: Black Unstoppable

Nicole Mitchell: Black Unstoppable: Live at the Velvet Lounge

2007 NR

Downbeat magazine voted Nicole Mitchell its No. 1 "Rising Star Flutist" in 2006 and 2007, and her virtuosity is on full display in this performance with Chicago's own Black Earth Ensemble. The avant-garde flutist is joined onstage at the Velvet Lounge by David Boykin on saxophone, David Young on trumpet, Jeff Parker on guitar, Tomeka Reid on cello, Josh Abrams on bass, Marcus Evans on drums and Ugochi Nwaogwugwu on vocals.