An interview with Herbie Hancock by Les Carter – Part 1 – The Beginnings

This release is part of a promo package for radio and press to promote the Mwandishi album in 1971.

Les Carter and Herbie Hancock discuss Herbie’s beginnings as a classical pianist, his eventual transition into Jazz and some notalbe career highlights prior to joining Miles Davis’ 2nd great quintet.

This video is supplemental to our article on Herbie Hancock’s Groundbreaking Mwandishi Years.