A three-time GRAMMY® Award winner, pianist Billy Childs makes his first JALC appearance since 2004, deploying an ensemble with all-stars Scott Colley on bass and Brian Blade on drums, augmented by the Ying Quartet.
Bobby McFerrin reimagines an American tradition with a performance that springboards off his new recording spirityouall. Iconic songs like "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands" and "Every Time I Feel the Spirit," along with original tunes, uncover his roots in rock, folk, funk, and bluegrass, while never abandoning his fearless improvisational approach.
A front-runner in numerous critics' polls in recent years, Vijay Iyer undertakes his JALC debut with his working trio of bassist Stephan Crump and drummer Marcus Gilmore.
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