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  Randy Weston African Rhythms - Major Awards 
  2017 Legends of Jazz award
from the National Jazz Museum in Harlem
on June, 14th.    www.jazzmuseuminharlem.org >>>

  2016 DownBeat Hall of Fame      more >>
  2015 JJA Jazz Award - Lifetime Achievement in Jazz Visit Randy Weston African Rhythms  on YouTube


Doris Duke Artist Award, 2014 Jazz  

JJA Jazz Award - Music Categorie Trio or Duo of the Year:
Randy Weston - Billy Harper.
   www.jjajazzawards.org >>> 


New England Conservatory of Music, did award
Randy Weston with the honorary degree  "Doctor of Music".
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Colby College did award
Randy Weston with the honorary degree  "Doctor of Music".
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His Majesty King Mohammed VI's Honor  

for his long life commitment to Morocco's Gnawa Music Tradition      more >>

Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation  

For “impressive achievement in the past
and exceptional promise for future accomplishments”




Jus` Blues Music Presidents Award  

Outstanding Contributions to Blues & Jazz Music
from Jus' Blues Music Foundation, Inc. Memphis, TN

Living Legend Award

from Berkshires Jazz, Inc

Ambassador at Large

for the 369 Historical Society  more >>


South Orange Jazz Masters Award 2009

The Giants of Jazz
from The Baird in South Orange  more >>

ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame
 more >>



Brooklyn College awards
Honorary degree  "Doctor of Music".
    more >>

World Culture Open has appointed Randy Weston as "Cultural Ambassador"


Living Legacy Jazz Award Winner

from Mid Atlantic Arts foundation


NEA  SiteNEA Jazz Master Award

from National Endowment for Arts   more >>


Black Music Star Award  in "ACRAG Star Award"

Arts Critics and Reviewers Association of Ghana (ACRAG) category for
"creative artists and performers who in addition to the high distinction they
achieve in their fields make significant contribution to culture development"

University of Ghana, International Center for African Music and Dance, Legon / Accra

Best Artist of the month of June 2000

by B.E.T. Television Washington D.C. / USA


Downbeat Magazine - Composer of the year


Swing Journal Award / Japan


French Order of Arts and Letters   more >>


Downbeat Magazine - Composer of the year


Downbeat Magazine - Composer of the year


Jazz Disc Award / Japan Silver Prize Winner

for "The Spirits of our Ancestors"

1991 The Spirits of our Ancestors


World's best Jazz Pianist

International Roots Festival   Lagos / Nigeria    more >>


Who's who in America


First Price   Académie du Jazz   France


Pianist most deserving wider recognition

Down Beat International Critics' Poll


Hollywood Ad Club Broadway Award

Film   "Jamboree"   by Pablo Ferro,  Score by Randy Weston

World's best Broadcast Advertisement


New Star Pianist

Down Beat International Critics' Poll

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