Mon, Dec 23, 2013Doors open at 5:30 PM each night.
First sets begin at 7:30 PM, and second sets (when applicable) begin at 9:30 PM (doors: 9:15 PM).
The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley welcomes pianist and composer David Lanz ONE NIGHT ONLY, solo! Show time on Monday at 7:30pm. Doors open at 5:30pm.
“The piano is a divinely inspired instrument, a mirror held up to its player's soul that captures the light and shadow of the performer and reflects them back to the listener." --David Lanz
Join David Lanz (pronounced LAH-NZ), in an intimate solo performance as he celebrates the release of Movements of the Heart, his first all original solo piano CD in years! He will of course also feature holiday music including last years "Joy Noel" as well as his popular Beatle arrangements and classics like "Cristofori's Dream", "A Whiter Shade of Pale" and "Dark Horse".
David Lanz has enthralled music lovers around the world for decades with his engaging playing style and original compositions. Lanz, who was nominated for a Grammy in 2000, is well known as a top instrumental recording and concert artist, reaching worldwide prominence with his number one Billboard hit, Cristofori’s Dream. His unique impressionistic style is emulated by countless pianists, and his compositions and arrangements performed and studied around the world.
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"Kendrick Scott is a jazz drummer conversant in an ultramodern sense of propulsion: lightweight yet heavy-gauge, with room for tumbling accents and textures." - Nate Chinen, New York Times
Lucky PetersonTue, Mar 3 - Wed, Mar 4
“Up-to-date, raw-edged blues… unassailable musicianship, passion and convication.” – Chicago Reader