Samora Pinderhughes

Sundance Film: Whose Streets?


Samora Abayomi Pinderhughes is a 24-yr-old pianist and composer, known for large multidisciplinary projects and for his use of music to examine sociopolitical issues. Samora has performed in venues including the White House, the Blue Note, MoMA, the Sundance Film Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, and Carnegie Hall, and has toured internationally with artists including Branford Marsalis, Christian Scott, Jose James, Harvey Mason, and Emily King. Samora is the creator and composer of The Transformations Suite. He is also a member of Blackout for Human Rights, and was musical director for their 2016 #MLKNow and #JusticeForFlint events.

2017 Sundace Film Festival