Kevin hays - p., voc. (USA)
Orlando Le Fleming - double b. (GBR)
Greg Joseph, dr. (USA)
Kevin Hays ist ein international anerkannter Jazzpianist und gilt als einer der führenden Pianisten seiner Generation. Er hat über ein Dutzend Aufnahmen veröffentlicht. Er ist zudem Gewinner eines der Charles Cros 'Coup de Coeur' Awards. Neben seinen eigenen Bands hat er mit vielen berühmten Jazz-Größen auf Tourneen gespielt sowie Aufnahmen gemacht, darunter mit Sonny Rollins, Joe Henderson, Roy Haynes, Steve Gadd, John Scofield, Chris Potter und vielen mehr. Im Jahr 2011 arbeitete Hays mit Brad Mehldau im Duo zusammen.
Kevin Hays is internationally recognized as one of the premier jazz pianists of his generation. He has released over a dozen recordings as leader, and is the winner of a Charles Cros ‘Coup de Coeur’ Award. He has appeared on many ‘best-Of’ lists, and featured on Grammy- nominated and winning recordings. In addition to playing with his own groups, he has toured and recorded with many celebrated jazz greats including Sonny Rollins, Joe Henderson, Roy Haynes, Steve Gadd, John Scofield, Chris Potter, among others.
In 2011 Hays collaborated with fellow pianist Brad Mehldau. The resulting recording Modern Music (Nonesuch) garnered widespread critical acclaim and had the duo touring throughout the US, Europe and South America.
Hays’s latest project, the New Day Trio, features Orlando Le Fleming on bass, and Greg Joseph on drums. The trio’s first recording New Day (Sunnyside) also spotlighted Hays’s songwriting, surprising fans and critics alike with his compelling and arresting vocals. The recording also included special guests Gregoire Maret on Harmonica and Tony Scherr on guitar.
Orlando Le Fleming
Among the most proficient and accomplished bassists in the field of contemporary jazz, Orlando le Fleming's virtuoso technique, boundless creativity and powerful beat are those of a musician who has found himself, humbly, occupying a space in the uppermost stratum of American improvised music.
Greg Joseph is an in demand drummer who has been part of the NYC music scene for over 20 years. He has played with such diverse artists as The Kevin Hays Trio, Nicole Henry, Madeleine Peyroux, Art Garfunkel, Chris Tarry, Brian Charette,Stew and the Negro Problem, Chris Bergson, Swamp Dogg, Syl Johnson, Akiko Tsuruga, and many others. Greg has also played in over eleven Broadway Musicals and has performed in five continents. He leads a trio featuring Jeremy Beck on piano and vocals playing soul, jazz, and New Orleans music.
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