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JT Track Premiere: Joey Alexander’s “Faithful”

The pianist shares song from forthcoming album "Eclipse" to be released May 4, 2018 on Motema Music

Joey Alexander (photo by Jimmy Katz)
Joey Alexander (photo by Jimmy Katz)

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The 14-year-old pianist Joey Alexander is set to release his fourth album as a leader – Eclipse – for Motema Music on May 4, 2018.  Having already received three Grammy nominations, Alexander is backed on the album by Reuben Rogers on bass and Eric Harland on drums, along with special guest Joshua Redman. Produced by Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Director of Programming Jason Olaine, Eclipse features covers of John Coltrane’s “Moment’s Notice,” Ray Nobel’s “The Very Thought of You,” the Beatles’ “Blackbird,” the hymn “Draw Me Nearer” and Bill Evans’ “Time Remembered,” as well as six originals.

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