News of the Day

Terence Blanchard's Lastest Soundtrack Black or White (Music from the Motion Picture) Has Been Released!

The soundtrack to the film Black Or White, composed by Terence Blanchard, has just been released on January 20th! The film was directed by Mike Binder, and stars Octavia Spencer and Kevin Costner. Purchase the soundtrack on iTunes now!



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Video of the Day

Terence Blanchard E-Collective at Blue Note New York

On Monday, January 12, 2015, the Terence Blanchard E-Collective made its New York debut at the Blue Note. The tune the band is playing will appear on the E-Collective's upcoming album, to be released in April 2015. This video features Fabian Almazan (synths, piano, keyboard), Charles Altura (guitar), Donald Ramsey (electric bass), and Oscar Seaton (drums).


Current Projects

SFJazz Center

SFJazz Center has named Terence Blanchard among one its Resident Artistic Directors for the 2014-15 season! As a Resident Artistic Director, Terence has programmed and curated four nights of special performances to be held at the SFJazz Center Miner Auditorium. Tickets for the SFJazz 2014-15 season are now on sale to the public. 


Film Projects


Terence Blanchard is composer for the score to the new film Black & White, which is currently screening on the film festival circuit. The film, directed by Mike Binder, focuses on a custody battle over a mixed-race girl, between her maternal grandfather (Kevin Costner) and her paternal grandmother (Octavia Spencer).

Upcoming Shows



February 20, 2015St. Petersburg,
February 21, 2015Moscow,
February 22, 2015Moscow,
April 9, 2015San Francisco, CA
April 10, 2015San Francisco, CA
April 11, 2015San Francisco, CA
April 12, 2015San Fancisco, CA

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