Piano Night 2014 happens April 28!
Piano Night is the flagship benefit event for WWOZ 90.7FM and has become a tradition among New Orleans music lovers and loyal fans all over the world. This one-of-a-kind benefit concert for WWOZ is held each year on the Monday night between the two New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival weekends.
Last year, the 2013 Piano Night lineup included Keiko Komaki, Tom McDermott, Bob Malone, Marco Benevento, Ike Stubblefield, the Terrance Simien Trio featuring Danny Williams, Liz McComb, Paul Longstreth, Bob Andrews, Joe Krown, Marcia Ball, Carol Fran and Cindy Chen, Brian Coogan, and Joshua Paxton.
Back Up Band: Doug Belote, Eric Bolivar, Mark Brooks, Todd Duke, Herb Hardesty, Renard Poche
Special Appearance by: The Brass-A-Holics
If you'd like to learn more about the New Orleans Piano Tradition celebrated on Piano Night, check out the videos on our "Exploring the New Orleans Piano Tradition" page, which include lengthy lecture/performances by Tom McDermott, Henry Butler, and John Cleary, as well as shorter clips featuring legends like Professor Longhair, Dr. John, and James Booker.
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