Above: Billy Childs and Steve Wilson (Wilson photo credit: John Abbott)
Farrell Family Jazz returns to the Music Room of the Athenaeum for the library’s annual summer jazz series.
Thursday, July 8, brings the stellar duo of pianist Billy Childs and Steve Wilson on alto/soprano saxophones. Winner of multiple Grammy Awards for his work as an arranger and a composer, Billy Childs is equally known as one of the leading jazz pianist of his generation. JazzTimes commented, "Childs' piano playing sings with clarity and emotion..."
For tickets and information, call (858) 454-5872.
Series Tickets: $68 members/$88 nonmembers
Individual Concerts: $19 members/$24 nonmembers
July 22, 7:30 p.m. - Gerald Clayton Trio