Musician Profile Search Results: “piano”

Aaron Diehl

Hailed by the Chicago Tribune as “The most promising discovery that [Wynton] Marsalis has made since Eric Reed," Aaron Diehl's distinctive interpretations of the music of Scott Joplin, “Jelly Roll" Morton, Art Tatum, Duke...

Aaron Goldberg

For the Boston-born, New York-based Aaron Goldberg, Worlds his 2006 release on the Sunnyside label, is an encyclopedic circumnavigation of his ever-evolving musicality, which began with piano lessons at the age of seven. In high school...

Aaron Parks

"Somebody once asked me to find two words that describe the music I make, and the words I picked were ‘spontaneous’ and ‘cinematic,’” says Aaron Parks. Having clarified the essence of his art, the pianist kept those two words...

Aatish Karki

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Ab Kroon

Ab Kroon (1953). Is zijn hele leven al met muziek bezig. Zowel met luisteren als met zelf spelen. In een grijs verleden wel een paar jaren pianoles gehad, maar dat was geen succes. Rond zijn 14e jaar begon hij zelf opnieuw met pianospelen...

Abdullah Ibrahim

Where the African continent geographically descends into the Cape of Good Hope, sits Umlindi Wemingizimu, rising over 3000 feet into the South African sky. This translates into “The Watcher of the South”, today known as Table Mountain....

Abe Rabade

I was born in Santiago de Compostela (Galiza) on September 8, 1977. I began my musical studies at age 4 in the Historic Conservatory of Santiago, where the method employed for beginners was Kódaly -a way of learning that emphasizes...

Achim Kaufmann

Achim Kaufmann (piano, composer, electronics) was born in Aachen, Germany, and has been living in Amsterdam since 1996. He is involved in a number of different projects, some of them all improvised, some of them featuring his own...

Adam Berenson

Classically-influenced jazz pianist/composer Adam Berenson has been described by author and Juilliard professor David Dubal as: “what is needed in our over specialized society-- a true polyartist-- Pianist, Playwright, Composer,...

Adam Birnbaum

Adam Birnbaum is emerging as one of the top young voices in jazz piano. After receiving an Artist's Diploma from Juilliard as a member of the inaugural class in Jazz Studies in 2003, Mr. Birnbaum went on to win the American Jazz Piano...

Adam Bodine

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Adam Bodine Trio

Out of Colorado, USA, The Adam Bodine Trio creates instrumental music with a postmodern attitude and energy that is positive, open-minded, professional and appreciative of its listeners and supporters. Most often categorized as jazz, their...

Adam Fairhall

Raised in Cornwall, Adam began, like many pianists, by practising boogie and blues with friends during school lunchtimes. He received piano lessons covering jazz harmony and repertoire in his teens, before moving north to study...

Adam Gray

Adam Gray is a young pianist from south London, UK.

Adam Makowicz

Adam Makowicz - jazz legend, master of improvisation, piano virtuoso. European “Jazz Forum" magazine voted Adam a “Number One Jazz Pianist" six years successively. Decorated with the Officer's Cross of Merit of the Republic of...

Adam Park

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Adam Shulman

Adam Shulman has been a staple of the San Francisco Jazz scene since he moved to the city in 2002. Before the move, Adam was a student at UC Santa Cruz where he studied with the great Smith Dobson and the trumpeter/arranger Ray Brown. He...

Addison Frei

21 year-old pianist Addison Frei, a native of Lawrence, Kansas, has established a strong reputation amongst musicians and audiences alike. He was recognized as a 2013 Yamaha Young Performing Artist, traveling to Indianapolis to perform for...

Addy Scheele

The repertoire of DEMI-SEQ comprises own compositions of pianist Addy Scheele and congenial composers such as Chick Corea, Joe Zawinul, Herbie Hancock and Miles Davis. The first album “By Nature" - released by the “Squint...

Ade Ishs

ade ishs (/ʌdɛ ɪʃ/) is a songwriter and a pianist currently residing in Melbourne, Australia. His playing style revolves around contemporary jazz, classical, and meditational. ade has recorded two solo acoustic piano albums,...

Adnan Ajdini

Adnan Ajdini (frontman of the band, arranger, keyboards), born: March 15, 1969, in Skopje, lives in Skopje. Elementary and high school finished in Skopje. Graduated at University of “St. Cyril and Methodius", Faculty of Natural Sciences...

Adrian Cohen

ABOUT ADRIAN Upstate New York pianist Adrian Cohen has been recognized multiple times as Best Pianist, as well as Best Jazz Ensemble (for the Adrian Cohen Quartet), and Best Jazz Musician by Metroland Magazine. Adrian has composed music...

Adrian Iaies

On first glance apprehension. Admittedly ashamed I was prejudiced. For on the surface was an Argentine group, playing 'jazz', with an accordion no less! What could they possibly do with the music in this format setting? I would ask myself....

Adrian Untermyer

Pianist Adrian Untermyer, driven by a broad-based musical perspective and an insatiable desire to explore new sounds, channels a creative energy that transcends genres and races the imagination. Armed with years of intensive training and...

Agenor Garcia

Well established composer, performer and musical director in his native Brazil, Agenor Garcia blend improvisation and influences of artists such as Egberto Gismonti and Tom Jobim, Garcia is a pianist who creates a mood all his own. The...

Agnar Mar Magnusson

Agnar Már Magnússon began musical studies at a young age. After graduating from the FÍH school of music in Reykjav-k and Conservatorium van Amsterdam in the Netherlands, he studied with Larry Goldings and other private instructors in...

Agus Hardiman

Jazz lover from Indonesia & soon to be jazz musician :)

Ahmad Jamal

In 1951, Mr. Jamal first recorded 'Ahmad's Blues' on Okeh Records. His arrangement of the folk tune 'Billy Boy', and 'Poinciana' (not his original composition), also stem from this period. In 1955, he recorded his first Argo (Chess)...

Ai Kuwabara

Ai Kuwabara Born on September 21st, 1991. Graduated from the Music Department at Senzoku Gakuen High School as a jazz piano major in 2010. Studied piano under Yuki Arimasa, Yoko Yamashita, and Kazune Zaima. Has been active since her early...

Aisha HR

Aisha is almost ten years-old when she begins to follow private lessons of music and classical piano; Aisha, enrolls, therefore, to “G. Gershwin School" in Padova, and follows, for two years, the jazz courses of M° Sergio Pietruschi....

Ajani Nanabuluku

Ajani NaNaBuluku was born in Tallahassee, Florida, August 31,1994, but he has spent most of his life growing up in the Atlanta Metro area. His name states his destiny. Ajani comes from the Yoruba language of Nigeria, which means, “One...

Aki Takase

Born in Japan, lessons of piano since 3 years old, later on studies of music at Tohogakuen Music University. Since 1978 several stays in the USA. Many concerts & recordings in Japan with Dave Liebman, Lester Bowie, Joe Henderson, Cecil...

Al Daniels

Al Daniels is an accomplished, well rounded artist and musician. While still in high school he won his first award for his musical talents. His classical performance on piano in the Young Musicians Competition (sponsored by Pepsi) won him...

Al Haig

A fine bebop pianist, Al Haig will come to mind as a participant on the Miles Davis “Birth of the Cool” sessions. Though this might be the primary recollection point on his resume, Al Haig was quite a player in his own right, though...

Al LaPorte

Playing the piano since the age of 4, Al is comfortable in all music genres. Currently performing New Orleans Jazz and Funk, Al performs over 600 gigs per year. Look for Al's newest CD “From Rags to Fancy Fingers" Due soon.

Al Macy

Al has studied trombone, guitar, and piano, but now devotes all of his time to piano. He can be seen at solo piano gigs, in duos with bass or saxophone, and, primarily, playing with the 24/7 Jazz Trio. When he lived in the San Francisco...

Al Scott

The Al Scott Trio features HENRY GILBERT on Double Bass & MARCO QUARANTOTTO on Drums. The Trio recorded their first album together called 'Introducing the Al Scott Trio' which was released November 2011. The album is available for digital...

Alain Mion

Pianist, composer & singer. “...A fresh sound mixing churchy style and impressionist inspiration...". Performing with his combo and with “The Alain Mion Trio" including Patrik Boman (bass) and Michael Kersting (drums). Alain is...

Alan Blackman

Pianist and composer, Alan Blackman, has been a mainstay in the Washington D.C. and Baltimore area for nearly a decade. He has performed at Blues Alley, the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage, and nearly all of the area’s Jazz Festivals...

Alan Broadbent

Alan Broadbent was born in Auckland, New Zealand and in 1966, at the age of 19, received a Downbeat Magazine scholarship to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston. In 1969 he was asked to join Woody Herman's band as his pianist and...

Alan Brown

Alan Brown is an established jazz pianist within New Zealand, from having led a highly successful jazz-funk band in the 90’s - Blue Train (1996 Jazz Album of the Year winner), through to having been a core member of The Grand Central...

Alan Glasscock Orchestra

Alan Glasscock began his interest in big band and swing music while still in elementary school, listening to such artists as The Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller, even at that young age. After taking up the piano, Glasscock attended the...

Alan Jay Palmer

Alan Jay Palmer or BAP ( Bad Alan Palmer) was born in Washington D.C. and attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts. Alan was exposed to Jazz piano through his first teacher John Malachi and listening to Thelonious Monk , Mingus, and...

Alan Pasqua

Alan Pasqua, Chairman of Jazz Studies at USC, was born in New Jersey and began studying piano at the age of seven, playing both classical and jazz. He attended Indiana University and received his bachelor's degree in jazz studies from the...

Albert Ammons

Pianist Albert Ammons was the king of boogie-woogie, a bluesy jazz style that swept the United States, and then the world, from the late 1930s into the mid-1940s. Although his origins were modest, his powerful piano style would take him...

albert sanz garcia

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Albert Sarko

b 1956 Detroit Worked with Archie Shepp, Candy Dulfer, Benny Bailey, Woody Shaw, Jimmy Witherspoon, Steve Grossman, John Handy, The Artie Shaw Orch., Solo-Recording Artist Enja Records, Producing 6 new CDs (Word-Drum), Recordings for...

Alec Bart

A rising young star in the jazz world, Alec Bart is fresh out of high school and has begun his collegiate study of jazz piano at the world-renowned University of North Texas. At the youthful age of 18 he has proven that while he may be...

Alec Katz

Alec Katz is a sought after pianist, arranger, producer and educator. Began playing professionally on local scene in Israel in the early 1990's. Worked with visiting artists such as Abraham Burton, Walter Blanding, Valery Ponomarev, Arnie...

Aleksandar Jovanovic Schljuka

Pianist, keyboardist, composer, born in 1978 in Zajecar (Serbia). He began to study piano at six in the music school “Stevan Mokranjac" in Zajecar, but after a few years he leaves classical music education and continues to explore...
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