Join us for an unforgettable evening on Kiawah Island with celebrated jazz musicians, pianist Bill Charlap along with bassist Peter Washington and drummer Kerry Washington as they create an evening of spectacular jazz music featuring songs off of their new album, Notes from New York.
Since 1997, Bill Charlap has led the Grammy-nominated Bill Charlap Trio, and is recognized as one of the leading groups in the jazz world. The trio was nominated in 2007 for a Grammy for their performance, The Bill Charlap Trio: Live at the Village Vanguard. Bill Charlap is one of the world's premier jazz pianists and has collaborated with other musicians from Phil Woods and Tony Bennett to Leonard Bernstein and more. Bill Charlap has also made other achievements in his career. In 2015, Bill Charlap's achievements include teaming up with Tony Bennett winning them a Grammy for Best Traditional Pop Album for the work, Tony Bennett & Bill Charlap: The Silver Lining, The Songs of Jerome Kern. Time magazine wrote, "Bill Charlap approaches a song the way a lover approaches his beloved…no matter how imaginative or surprising his take on a song is, he invariably zeroes in on its essence."
Don't miss out on your chance to see this celebrated group of talented artists! Join us at the East Beach Conference Center on Kiawah sponsored by the Kiawah Arts and Cultural Events Council. $10 tickets are available beginning Jan. 11, 2017, and can be purchased online at kiawahisland.org/special-events or in person at Kiawah Island Town Hall 843-768-9166.