Piano Jazz Series: Bill O’Connell ft. Billy Hart.

////Piano Jazz Series: Bill O’Connell ft. Billy Hart


Date: January 10, 2023
Duration: 1 Day
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Type: open


“Pianist Bill O’Connell has long been valued for his blazing Latin chops, enlivening bands lead by flutist Dave Valentin and legendary conguero Mongo Santamaria as a sideman and delivering his own burning leader dates on a variety of respected imprints in recent times.”

—All About Jazz

Join us on Tuesday, January 10th as acclaimed jazz pianist Bill O’Connell and his formidable trio take the stage at Zinc. Supported by Santi Debirano on bass and Billy Hart on drums, this is a performance you won’t want to miss.

Bill O’Connell has had a successful career spanning over 40 years as a leader, soloist, arranger, musical director, and accompanist for some of the most respected names in jazz and Latin music. As a recording artist, his 13 albums have received critical acclaim, and his skills as a pianist and arranger have been sought after by a range of soloists. In addition to his performing career, O’Connell is also a respected educator and leader of The Latin Jazz All-Stars. He has a diverse background, having established himself as a sought-after keyboardist and arranger on New York City’s Latin music scene, while also working with renowned jazz improvisers such as Sonny Rollins and Chet Baker. He has recorded four albums with bassist Charles Fambrough, including two for CTI Records, and has accompanied several leading jazz vocalists, including Jon Lucien, Janet Lawson, and Nnenna Freelon. O’Connell has a deep understanding of Brazilian music idioms, having worked with bossa nova singer Astrud Gilberto, and has also performed with Latin music luminaries such as Jerry González’s Fort Apache Band and trombonist Papo Vázquez. Don’t miss your chance to hear this talented artist live —get your tickets now.

Showtimes are at 7:00 PM and 8:30 pm. Tickets are available in advance for $30 or can be purchased on the day of the show for $35. For more information, please visit http://zincjazzcom.

In the event of a cancellation, you will be issued a full refund. If the event takes place as scheduled, ticket purchases are non-refundable. Please plan to arrive on time for your reservation. If you are running late, please let us know in advance. We can hold your reservation for 15 minutes after the scheduled time, but after that, we will need to cancel the booking. Thank you for your cooperation.

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