Friday, September 9th, 2016
B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
237 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Dr. Samuel Waymon, Award-winning composer, musician, singer, pianist, arranger/producer and brother of the legendary Nina Simone brings his band to perform and host the DVD Release Party for "The Amazing Nina Simone" Documentary produced & directed by Jeff L. Lieberman. Sam Waymon was the manager, confidante, organist and best friend to his sister Nina Simone. Together they played for the King of Morocco and the President of France, Francois Mitterand. In addition Sam has composed music for Broadway and off-Broadway for the late Joe Papp, for a documentary film: "Duke Ellington Boulevard" and was a lead actor in America's first black soap opera entitled "Personal Problems".