Fats Waller Meets Dave Brubeck

Music (jazz)

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  • artSpace@StMarks (Venue 125)
  • 18:30
  • Aug 16-18
  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Suitability: 0+
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Richard Michael BEM
  • Warnings: Buy a ticket in advance to guarantee entry or Pay What You Want at the venue
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Award-winning pianist Richard Michael BEM imagines a meeting between two of the greatest pianists in the history of jazz piano – Fats Waller and Dave Brubeck. Both men had large hands allowing them to play stride piano with ease and coax the full range of sounds from the piano. With much smaller hands, Richard will demonstrate their different styles, techniques and licks, referencing his performance with their greatest hits from Ain’t Misbehaving to Take Five. Don’t miss hearing an acknowledged master of jazz piano playing the music of his heroes.

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