Newport Jazz festival http://apr.org en Amina Figarova Sextet, Avishai Cohen's Triveni On JazzSet http://apr.org/post/amina-figarova-sextet-avishai-cohens-triveni-jazzset As a child in Azerbaijan, <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/18412644/amina-figarova">Amina Figarova</a> loved the piano at first sight. She would arrange all her dolls around her and play for them. "Nobody could stop me," she told an interviewer at <a href="http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=29779" target="_blank">All About Jazz</a>. "I would sit and play and play." Figarova studied classical music and heard jazz at home, especially <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15294441/herbie-hancock">Herbie Hancock</a>. Thu, 19 Jul 2012 21:48:30 +0000 editor 14867 at http://apr.org Amina Figarova Sextet, Avishai Cohen's Triveni On JazzSet