(This article includes video from Steven De Castro)
NPR: Fred Ho, Musician And Activist, Dies At 56
Throughout his career, Ho combined Asian melodies with big band jazz, though he never used the phrase “jazz.” (He said the word originally denigrated the work of black musicians.)
To Walk the Gauntlet of Fire: Remembering a Mentor
A former student recalls the ups-and-downs of Ho’s cult of personality.