PODCAST: Béla Fleck and the Marcus Roberts Trio

Rob Hochschild
September 25, 2012
Béla Fleck

Banjo player Béla Fleck has been nominated for Grammy Awards in more categories than anyone. With a total of 14 Grammys on his shelf, Fleck joined forces with a great from the jazz world, Marcus Roberts, and his trio. The result: Across the Imaginary Divide, a new album rooted in jazz and infused with blues, Latin rhythms, and folk melodies.

Fleck and the Roberts group will perform together at Berklee on Sunday, September 30, at the Berklee Performance Center in a concert that closes the Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival. The latest podcast features the title track from their new disc.

"Across the Imaginary Divide"
Béla Fleck and the Marcus Roberts Trio