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Kamasi Washington at The Englert Theatre, Iowa City

  • The Englert Theatre 221 East Washington Street IOWA CITY, IA United States (map)

Groundbreaking multi-instrumentalist and producer, Kamasi Washington ’s grew up playing jazz in Los Angeles’ storied Leimert Park neighborhood under the tutelage of his father, Rickey Washington. Forming his first band, the Young Jazz Giants, with Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner, Ronald Bruner, Jr., and Cameron Graves in high school, Washington went on to study ethnomusicology at UCLA and play with Snoop Dogg, Raphael Saadiq and more.