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Kojo

Season 2017 Episode 10 | 14m 30s

Kojo is a short documentary on gifted twelve-year-old jazz drummer Kojo Odu Roney. In this candid interview, Kojo reflects on his tireless work ethic, the current state of Jazz music, learning from his mentor and father, Jazz saxophonist Antoine Roney and much more. Kojo's charisma, sensibility, and passion are as mesmerizing as his drum skills.

Aired: 06/16/17

Expires: 07/16/19

Rating: NR

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