Piano Night 2014

Roland Guerin

Mon, 04/28/14
When he is not performing with his band, Roland Guerin tours and performs with Allen Toussaint and also enjoys occasional performances with the Brian Blade Fellowship Band. In the late summer of 2009, Guerin had the pleasure to tour with John Scofield and the Piety Street ban... Read more

Jorge Luis Pacheco

Wed, 04/16/14
One of Cuba’s most extraordinary pianists, Jorge Luis Pacheco was the only pianist to be invited to perform with Wynton Marsalis on his closing night in Havana in October, 2010. His current CD was produced by multi Grammy winner Chucho Valdes, and they are co-recording one of ... Read more

Sanford Hinderlie

Mon, 04/14/14
Sanford Hinderlie studied composition with Martin Mailman, Larry Austin, and Merrill Ellis and jazz piano with Dan Haerle. He was the winner of the Delius Composition Competition, Piano Division, in 1980. Hinderlie is the director of SYNTHESIS 2000 devoted to electro-acoustic ... Read more

Cyrus Chestnut

Mon, 04/14/14
A graduate of the Berklee School in Boston in 1985, Cyrus Chestnut received the Eubie Blake fellowship in 1982, the Oscar Peterson scholarship in 1983, and the Quincy Jones scholarship in 1984. In his free time Chestnut studied the history of music and the work of such masters... Read more

Marty Sammon

Fri, 04/04/14
Born and raised on the South Side of Chicago, by the age of fifteen Marty was performing with L.V. Banks and absorbing the sounds and lifestyle of the Chicago Blues scene. Shortly thereafter, fate and opportunity would collide: Marty’s talent earned the attention of Phil Guy (... Read more

David Todd Paquette

Fri, 04/04/14
David Paquette is an International Jazz Pianist. He has recorded more than 45 albums, highlights of his career include touring the European Jazz circuit, establishing and directing a seventeen-year running annual Jazz Festival on New Zealand’s Waiheke Island, and years as the ... Read more

Davell Crawford

Fri, 04/04/14
Davell Crawford, an all-around musical sensation, is one of the true wonders of the contemporary Crescent City music scene. Bill Taylor from Blues Access proclaims, "Plain and simple, Davell Crawford is one of the most talented musicians alive!" Read more

Jon Cleary

Tue, 03/25/14
Born in England and bred in New Orleans, Jon Cleary is a triple threat combining soulful vocals, masterful piano skills, and a knack for composing infectious grooves with melodic hooks and sharp lyrics. He balances performing on solo piano, with his trio, and with noted funk b... Read more

Terrance Simien Trio

Mon, 04/29/13
The Terrance Simien Trio featuring Danny Williams on piano, Stan Chambers on bass and Simien on lead vocals and accordion are seasoned artists who have been performing for over 30 years. Grammy award winning Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience (est. 1981) have performed ov... Read more

Paul Longstreth

Fri, 04/15/11
Over the past 15 years, Paul Longstreth has shared the stage with some of the greatest jazz and rock musicians on the planet. He strives not only to entertain audiences, but to engage, educate, and enlighten both himself and all willing listeners. Read more

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