WWOZ Piano Night

Piano Night 2016 happens on Monday, April 25, and it'll be another outstanding celebration of the New Orleans piano tradition.

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To get a better sense of the event, check out this video about Piano Night:


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.

2016 Piano Night Line Up

The Piano Night 2016 lineup includes Monty Alexander - Harlem Kingston Express, Henry Butler, Marcia Ball, John Gros, Joe Krown, Tom McDermott, Courtney Bryan, Kyle Roussel, Marty Sammon, & more.

Food for Piano Night

Food donors for Piano Night 2016: Albrecht Ice Sculpture, Angeline New Orleans, Bayona, Carmo, Commander's Palace, Continental Provisions/St. James Cheese Company, Dick & Jenny's, Emeril's, Jacques-Imo's, La Divina  Café & Gelateria, Mimi's in the Marigny, Southern Candymakers, Stumptown Coffee, and Tana.

Thanks to Piano Night's Sponsors


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jon clearyThe New Orleans Piano Tradition

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.
See a photo here.

Piano Night TeesPiano Night Tees

Piano Night Tees tees through the years: 2009-2015


Past Piano Nights - 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, videos from 2008

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