From JazzCorner.com: “KEITH JARRETT RETURNS TO CARNEGIE HALL FOR SOLO PIANO CONCERT”
“ONLY NORTH AMERICAN SOLO APPEARANCE!
KEITH JARRETT – SOLO PIANO
An Evening of Piano Improvisations
Sunday, January 16, 2011 – 8:00 PM
Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage
Keith Jarrett has come to be recognized worldwide as one of the most creative and uncompromising musicians of our times – universally acclaimed as an improviser of unsurpassed genius and a classical keyboardist and composer of great depth.
Over the past 4 decades, his landmark improvised solo piano concerts and recordings have incorporated a broad spectrum of musical languages and idioms revealing a dynamic creative process producing spontaneously composed music that is both deeply personal, yet universal.
The solo piano improvisations on his best selling ECM Records solo piano recordings such as Facing You, Solo Concerts, The Koln Concert, Sun Bear Concerts, Paris Concert, Vienna Concert, La Scala, Radiance, Carnegie Hall Concert and Testament – Paris/London have helped redefine the role of the piano in contemporary music. This singular body of solo piano work is without precedent, with The Koln Concert being the best selling solo piano recording in history.
Read JazzCorner.com’s full article here.