07 November – Explore Jazz Piano
Japanese pianist Hiromi Uehara is much appreciated for her virtuosic technique and energetic live performances. Her sound is a blend of musical genres such as post-bop, progressive rock and classical music. At a young age, the pianist developed her varied taste encompassing everyone from J.S. Bach to Sly & the Family Stone. She had the opportunity to play with Oscar Peterson, Chick Corea and her mentor Ahmad Jamal. In this performance she is joined by Anthony Jackson on double bass and Simon Phillips on drums. The concert is at 8 p.m.