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David Liew in Concert

Jun 13, 2018

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David Liew, 17, has been studying piano under Mr. Donald Denegar since the age of five. Under the tutelage of Mr. Denegar, David gave his first solo recital at age ten. Most recently, he was invited to play an hour-long solo program at Trilogy at Redmond Ridge. He has also performed in multiple masterclasses, most notably for Dr. Nelita True of the Eastman School of Music at the Washington State Music Teacher Association’s annual conference. David’s senior recital is especially interesting in that it covers a wide range of musical styles and composers, from Bach and Beethoven to Lecuona and Ginastera. David has also studied music theory with Mr. Denegar. In addition to piano, David is a cellist in the Evergreen Philharmonic. Outside of music, David is heavily involved in leadership and community service work. He also enjoys playing tennis and backpacking. David will graduate summa cum laude from Skyline High School and receive his IB Diploma in June. In the fall, David will attend the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business to study Finance and Management.

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Shadow and Light performed at Stage 7 Pianos stage on May 6th sharing a sound that combines, jazz, blues and Hindustani classical.

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Pianist Anindo Bose and Singer Pavithra Chari are India: Shadow & Light on their first US Tour, finishing in Seattle after concerts in NYC, Boston, Chicago and the Bay Area. Shadow and Light has been touring in India, and has collaborated with American jazz star Stanley Jordan, opened for Sitar megastar Anoushka Shankar (grand daughter of the legendary Ravi Shankar), and collaborated with Karsh Kale, among many others. They have appeared on India's KAPPA - TV, and been featured in the MTV India Coke Studios series. Pavithra and Anindo have been working on a sound that combines, jazz, blues and Hindustani classical. Pavithra, trained in Hindustani classical, molds the melody of each track, after which Anindo adds the keyboards, drum grooves and effects. "Wonderful melange of classical meets jazz/funk/R&B" - Rolling Stone India

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Join us on April 28th at 7:00 PM for a truly unique concert experience Nathan Jensen will be performing on and dismantling a Steinway Model D Grand piano.

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Trovadoro in concert

Mar 14, 2018

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Cuban Son (pronounced 'sone' like 'tone') is rooted in the acoustic dance music of Cuba. TROVADORO brings together the Pacific Northwest's finest players of Cuban Son music to perform original compositions in traditional styles. Like Cuban troubadours new and old, TROVADORO evokes deep currents of the human heart and soul with strings, percussion and song. So let's travel on a musical path of innovative and authentic notes of life on La Isla de Cuba. Guided by Kiki Valera, Santiago de Cuba's master of the Cuban Cuatro, TROVADORO features Justin Maggart on lead vocals & maracas, Javier Marú on guitar & vocals, and Steve Smith on bongos & bell. Visit www.trovadoro.com for music, videos and more about the group.

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Join solo piano artists Philip Wesley, Doug Hammer & Rachel Currea live in concert for an intimate and memorable evening of music and stories behind their songs. $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Get your advance tickets here now and save! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/philip-wesley-doug-hammer-rachel-currea-live-in-seattle-wa-tickets-42636938230

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Lambros in Concert

Feb 27, 2018

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Our incredible local talent and friend is back on stage, offering yet another outstanding performance of virtuosity and skill. Playing very difficult repertoire flawlessly and also full of emotion, his performances are a must-see experience- worthy of any international stage. Lambros Lambrou, piano Rachmaninov Preludes Op. 23 No 2,5,7 (8 & 9 if requested) Rachmaninov Etudes Op. 39 - all

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Thanks LaVon Hardison

Feb 06, 2018

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We began the 2018 season, on January 20, with the music and joy of The LaVon Hardison Quartet. The new year instinctively suggests hope and resolve in our lives. The repertoire of LaVon Hardison was by all accounts “in the pocket”. Thanks! LaVon Hardison/vocals, Eric Verlinde/piano, Jeff Busch/drums, Dean Schmidt/bass http://lavonhardison.com/music/

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For almost a century, FIVE WORDS, in our opinion, defined an industry. The industry is: RADIO. The 5 words: "ON AIR” and “TIME NOW…. FOR __! Every station had the sign either on the stage or outside the broadcast control room that showed: "ON AIR”. The microphone was either on stage or in the control room and was used to say: “TIME NOW…FOR___!” Folks sat on kitchen chairs/family sofas/most children reclined on a rug, carpet or bare floor supported by elbows along with curled fingers to the cheek. The Radio Enthusiasts of Puget Sound (REPS) pays homage to this living icon, at our Saturday gig, on February 17th; along with talented thespians with scripts in hand and supported by authentic sound effects. Wait; there's more: Musical accompaniment by Bob Hammer/piano + Bernie Jacobs/vocal/flute/sax

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Time now... for us to segue from the season of comfort and joy (candy canes/dreidels) to a new year of music and joy. On January 20th, 2018 JazzUnlimited/Stage7Pianos are pleased to present: The LaVon Hardison Quartet. Various genres are well served by the vocalist, LaVon Hardison. LaVon riffs the essence of Ella, as well as, the hallelujahs of Handel. The quartet personnel are: LaVon Hardison/vocals, Eric Verlinde/piano, Jeff Busch/drums, Dean Schmidt/bass.

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Join us on Nov 18th as Jazz Unlimited presents The Yoginis Indian Jazz Project. They deliver exciting, fresh sounds fusing Indian Classical, Jazz, and Latin influences. Founded by Pianist Yogi McCaw, The Yoginis Indian Jazz Project has performed in India in conjunction with the Ministrty of Culture, and here at the Flavors of India and Anandamela, the top regional festivals of Indian Culture. Their music has appeared in the acclaimed film Dalai Lama Renaissance featuring His Holiness, and the song Basant Blue placed top 10 in the WOMEX International Songwriting contest. The band personnel for this gig are: Yogi McCaw/keyboard + Pandit Debi Prasad Chatterjee/sitar + Bob Antolin/woodwinds + Tor Dietrichson/tabla.

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We had the pleasure of hosting Beija Flor with Samia Panni. It was an evening of great Brazilian music, informative stories and insights of 30 years of Raizes, There were good vibrations from our audience seated and dancing, as well. Here are some photos from the gig including a link to a video

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Lines of Blue Composed and performed by E. D. Faulkin

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