"It’s ultra-sophisticated, gracefully crafted jazz..full of dynamism." - The Guardian
"Los Angeles-based pianist/composer Billy Childs’ mixes the intimacy of classical European sounds with the spontaneity of American jazz in a creative style he terms Jazz-Chamber Music." - Allaboutjazz.com
One of the foremost American composers of his era, pianist Billy Childs brings his unique blend of jazz and classical music to our stage. Don’t miss the multi-GRAMMY® Award winner’s groundbreaking project merging improvisation and jazz rhythms with the orchestration and instrumentation of a traditional chamber ensemble.
Post-show conversation with Lesa Terry to follow the performance. Learn more here.
Jazz & Blues at The Broad Stage is made possible by a generous gift from Richard and Lisa Kendall.