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VJC 4th Annual Solo Jazz Piano Festival: LIVE STREAM ft. Toshiko Akioshi, Orrin Evans, Shamie Royston, Manuel Valera

Friday, April 24, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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The Vermont Jazz Center will host its 4th annual solo jazz piano festival presented from the home piano studio of each artist and will be streamed live from our site and FaceBook Live. Featuring concerts on Friday (April 24) and Saturday night (April 25). Masterclasses, emerging artist concerts, and a panel will be offered Saturday from 10:00 AM till 10:00 PM.  In past years, this festival has been a “live” and ticketed event valued at $75. This year we are relying on donations to offset costs, please give generously.

Jazz pianists and artists set to perform are:


Emerging Artists:

Streaming VJC Piano Festival Schedule:

Friday, April 24

8:00   Toshiko Akiyoshi Interview

8:15    Toshiko Akiyoshi Performance

9:00   Manuel Valera Interview

9:15    Manuel Valera Performance

Saturday, April 25th

10:00   Masterclass- Manuel Valera

11:00   Emerging Artist Performance- Matt Twaddle

12:00   Lunch Break

1:00     Masterclass- Shamie Royston

2:00    Emerging Artist Performance- Franz Robert

3:00    Masterclass- Orrin Evans

4:00    Emerging Artist Performance- Maya Keren

5:00    Conversation with Piano Fest Performers

6:00    Dinner Break

8:00    Shamie Royston Interview

8:15     Shamie Royston Performance

9:00    Orrin Evans Interview

9:15     Orrin Evans Performance

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