Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help

Gregg Kallor

Gregg Kallor is a composer and pianist whose music fuses the classical and jazz traditions he loves into a new, deeply personal language. The New York Times writes: “At home in both jazz and classical forms, [Kallor] writes music of unaffected emotional directness. Leavened with flashes of oddball humor, his works succeed in drawing in the listener - not as consumer or worshipful celebrant, but in a spirit of easygoing camaraderie.”

Kallor is the Composer-In-Residence at SubCulture in New York City, named one of Time Out New York's best new music venues. The first season of his residency featured world remieres of a solo piano suite, a set of songs with mezzo- soprano Adriana Zabala and baritone Matthew Worth, and a piano trio with violinist Miranda Cuckson and cellist Joshua Roman.

Read more
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
”Kallor's compositions and his touch are absolutely exquisite. The word “refinement” keeps coming to mind, and it is a refinement touched with imagination, verve and vision. Gregg Kallor, with this New York suite, A SINGLE NOON, has crafted a compelling and beautiful work of art.” — All About Jazz
”Kallor is one of the rare artists who successfully straddles the divide between jazz improvisers and classical interpreters.” — New Orleans Times-Picayune

“Kallor can carry a poetic mood right to the edge of sorrow, always sounding lyrical and moving without ever slipping into the lachrymose.” — The Hartford Courant

“A SINGLE NOON is the work of an extraordinary pianist, a composer of great distinction and a true conceptualist..

Read more

5 Photos

Albums

Videos

Similar

Premium Profiles

Anton Schwartz Anton Schwartz
sax, tenor
Andrea Claburn Andrea Claburn
vocalist
William Mentz William Mentz
vocalist
Synia Carroll Synia Carroll
vocalist
Greg Poppleton Greg Poppleton
vocalist
Leigh Pilzer Leigh Pilzer
sax, baritone
Norman David Norman David
saxophone
Sal La Rocca Sal La Rocca
bass, acoustic
Ryan Blotnick Ryan Blotnick
guitar
Maureen Choi Maureen Choi
violin
LJ Folk LJ Folk
vocalist
Nicolas Bearde Nicolas Bearde
vocalist
Stu Harrison Stu Harrison
piano

All About Vince Guaraldi!

An exclusive opportunity for All About Jazz readers to participate in the celebration of a jazz legend.