American composer, 20-time Grammy winner, brilliant and undisputed keyboard virtuoso, Chick Corea will perform in concert this Friday, April 11th at 7:30 p.m. in the Kathleen McManus Picotte Recital Hall at The Massry Center for the Arts at The College of Saint Rose.
Fresh from his 2013 Grammy wins for “Best Jazz Instrumental Solo,” and “Best Jazz Instrumental Album”, Corea will put his five decades of unparalleled creativity and vibrancy on full display in a rare solo piano performance at The College of Saint Rose.
From straight ahead to avant-garde, bebop to fusion, children’s songs to chamber music, along with some far-reaching forays into symphonic works, Chick Corea has touched an astonishing number of musical bases in his illustrious career while maintaining a standard of excellence that is awe-inspiring. A tirelessly creative spirit, Corea continues to forge ahead, continually reinventing himself in the process.
Remaining tickets are $85 and include a pre-concert reception beginning at 5:30 p.m. and priority reserved seating. For concert information and tickets, contact Sal Prizio at 518-337-4871 or email concerts (at) strose.edu.
Chick Corea last performed at The Massry Center on April 4th, 2012. Watch his “Bud Powell Tribute.”