Geoffrey KEezer Trio Feat. Gillian Margot - SEptember 2
5-time GRAMMY-nominated jazz piano legend Geoffrey Keezer just released a brand new CD featuring the beautiful vocals of Gillian Margot on five songs, "On My Way To You" includes three brand-new compositions along with essential reimaginings of songs by Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon, Thelonious Monk, Jerome Kern, and Michel Legrand. Geoffrey’s long-awaited return to the trio format is perhaps his finest recording to date
Ethan Iverson & MArk Turner - SEptember 16 & 17
Pianist, composer, and writer Ethan Iverson was a founding member of The Bad Plus, a game-changing collective with Reid Anderson and David King. During his 17-year tenure The Bad Plus performed in venues as diverse as the Village Vanguard, Carnegie Hall, and Bonnaroo; collaborated with Joshua Redman, Bill Frisell, and the Mark Morris Dance Group; and created a faithful arrangement of Igor Stravinky’s The Rite of Spring and a radical reinvention of Ornette Coleman’s Science Fiction.
Kenny Barron SOlo - October 2
Honored by The National Endowment for the Arts as a 2010 Jazz Master, Kenny Barron has an unmatched ability to mesmerize audiences with his elegant playing, sensitive melodies and infectious rhythms. The Los Angeles Times named him “one of the top jazz pianists in the world” and Jazz Weekly calls him “The most lyrical piano player of our time.”