Piano Night

WWOZ Piano Night Happens April 30

Mon, 08/27/18
Piano Night is a WWOZ benefit event and a tradition among lovers of New Orleans music. Read more

Photo highlights from Piano Night 2018

Wed, 05/02/18
WWOZ's 30th Annual Piano Night, a benefit for the station, happened on Monday, April 30, 2018. Jon Cleary, Marcia Ball, Davell Crawford, Ellis Marsalis, Henry Gray, David Torkanowsky, Tom McDermott, Joe Krown, Bob Seeley, Al "Lil Fats" Jackson, and John Autin performed to a... Read more

Davell Crawford: Piano Night special feature

Tue, 04/24/18
We are happy to welcome Davell Crawford back to the Piano Night stage this year! Check out his performance of 'Please Send Me Someone To Love' for Jam In The Van outside the House of Blues a few years ago.  Acclaimed as the "Piano Prince of New Orleans," Crawford brings equ... Read more

Marcia Ball: Piano Night 2018 special feature

Thu, 04/26/18
WWOZ's Piano Night has paid tribute to the greatest in the New Orleans piano tradition. This year, we honor the recently deceased Fats Domino. In 2016, pianists took the stage to pay tribute to the recently deceased Allen Toussaint. Here's Marcia Ball doing Toussaint's 'Hol... Read more

Jon Cleary on the history of New Orleans piano

Sun, 04/22/18
We are happy to welcome Jon Cleary back to the WWOZ Piano Night stage this year on Monday, April 30! Here's a fascinating preview as he breaks down the New Orleans piano sound, its many influences, and how it has a "a common denominator, a thread that runs through it. You c... Read more

Ellis Marsalis: Piano Night 2018 special feature

Tue, 03/27/18
WWOZ Piano Night is returning to House of Blues Monday, April 30! As the city’s premier event celebrating the great pianists of New Orleans, this year’s Piano Night is dedicated to the memory and legacy of Fats Domino. Tickets for the event at House of Blues are available n... Read more

Tom McDermott: Piano Night special feature

Tue, 03/06/18
WWOZ Piano Night is returning to House of Blues Monday, April 30! As the city’s premier event celebrating the great pianists of New Orleans, this year’s Piano Night is dedicated to the memory and legacy of Fats Domino. Tickets for the event at House of Blues are available n... Read more

WWOZ Piano Night Happens April 30

Fri, 01/12/18
Piano Night is a WWOZ benefit event and a tradition among lovers of New Orleans music. Read more

Joe Krown: Piano Night special feature

Thu, 04/27/17
WWOZ's Piano Night, held annually during Jazz Fest at the House of Blues, celebrates the New Orleans piano tradition. This year, we're taking it way back courtesy of WWOZ enthusiast and 2017 Piano Night organizer and performer Joe Krown. The theme of Piano Night 2017 is "Ba... Read more

Joey Alexander Trio 'Soul Dreamer'

Tue, 04/25/17
Authored by Carrie Booher
Jazz Fest starts on Friday and one of the most anticipated acts in the WWOZ/Zatarain's Jazz Tent this year is young Joey Alexander, a pianist with skills well beyond his years. Alexander performed at WWOZ's Piano Night in 2015 when he was just 12. He's back in New Orleans ... Read more

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