American Masters Season 37 Episode 9: Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes Airs October 6 2023 on PBS
On Friday, October 6, 2023, at 9:00 PM, PBS will air Season 37, Episode 9 of “American Masters” titled “Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes.”
This episode delves into the life and legacy of Max Roach, a groundbreaking figure in the world of music. Max Roach was not only a virtuoso composer but also a pioneer in the realm of bebop. His musical talents and innovations left an indelible mark on the world of jazz and beyond.
Max Roach’s aspirations and creative endeavors were deeply influenced and motivated by the societal injustices he witnessed around him. Throughout his career, he used his music as a platform to address and challenge these inequities, making a profound impact on the cultural and social landscape of his time.
“American Masters” offers viewers a captivating look into Max Roach’s journey, showcasing his contributions to music and his commitment to using his art as a means of advocating for change. It’s a must-watch for anyone interested in the intersection of music and social justice.
Release Date & Time: 9:00 PM Friday 6 October 2023 on PBS
American Masters Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes Cast – Season 37 Episode 9