When an Afghanistan veteran turned police officer chose not to shoot an armed black man he was fired from his job.
Ahmad Jamal has a unique flavor to his playing. Miles Davis wanted all his pianists to sound like Ahmad. Today Jamal tours with his own trio and creates brilliant improvisations over jazz standards like Blue Moon, and his own compositions. Hear the history of Ahmad Jamal from Poinciana to today, Monday night on the 9 O'clock special.