- Loren Kajikawa
(b CA, March 11, 1954). American jazz pianist and composer. A central figure in the Asian American jazz movement, he has made numerous recordings on such political themes as anti-Asian violence, Japanese American reparations, and workers’ rights. In addition to leading his own groups, he has recorded and performed extensively with Anthony Brown, Mark Izu, David Murray, James Newton, Max Roach, and Francis Wong. As a co-founder of ...