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Jazz Big Day
Kenny Barron Trio

JAZZ & WORLD MUSIC

Concerts, workshops, happenings and a shop selling records, books and memorabilia. Once again the Concert Hall is opening its doors to the world of jazz, following up on the major success of the tribute to Latin jazz staged in 2010.

This year’s event will be showcasing Greek music, with a programme featuring some of the most important figures from all the various eras and movements. There will also be eminent musicians from other countries; including famous American pianist Kenny Barron and trailblazing Israeli saxophonist Gilad Atzmon.

For a whole day the Concert Hall will echo to the thrilling sounds of jazz music!

The bars will be open throughout the event

Workshops:
10 – 10:30 a.m. Minas I. Alexiadis
10:30 – 11 a.m. Demos Dimitriadis
11 a.m. – 12 m. Gilad Atzmon

Discussion:
2 – 4 p.m. Kenny Barron

(There will be no charge for admission)


Kenny Barron Trio

Kenny Barron piano
Linda Oh bass
Johnathan Blake drums

Kenny Barron’s unmatched ability to mesmerize audiences with his elegant playing, sensitive melodies and infectious rhythms is what inspired the Los Angeles Times to name him “one of the top jazz pianists in the world” and Jazz Weekly to call him “The most lyrical piano player of our time.”


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