Live Music - Michael Eckroth
Date:Add to Calendar 2022-01-09 18:00:00 2022-01-09 18:00:00 Live Music - Michael Eckroth Lobby The Betsy [email protected] America/New_York public
Time:6PM - 11PM
Equally at home in traditional jazz and latin-American music forms, Michael received a grammy nomination for his work on the 2018 Cuban music album by Orquesta Akokan,
6PM - 11PM
Michael ECKROTH, pianist and keyboardist, is an active performer in New York and worldwide, having performed extensively with jazz icons such as John Scofield, Ron McClure, Eliot Zigmund and Paul McCandless. Equally at home in traditional jazz and latin-American music forms, Michael received a grammy nomination for his work on the 2018 Cuban music album by Orquesta Akokan, which received rave reviews on outlets such as NPR and France’s FIP. He is also a recipient of a PhD from New York University, a former professor of music at Dartmouth College and a current full-time professor of music at FIU.
Other Events of Interest
Live Music: Olegario Diaz
Latin Jazz with Caracas-born pianist, Olegario Diaz
Live Music: Leonard Reina
Reina is a daring instrumentalist and turns preconceived notions inside out, making his approach to jazz truly unique.
Piano Recital by Orlando Alonzo, hosted by Lesley Goldwasser
Orlando Alonso will perform a program of Cuban music and jazz compositions by Andre Previn inspired by the Afro Cuban tradition.