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Chucho Valdés and Chick Corea to Perform Together for First Time

Chucho Valdés and Chick Corea will perform together for the first time at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater in New York City on November 15 and 16.  Valdés, the 77-year-old Cuban pianist who helped found Irakere in the 1970s, gets top billing. He will start out each of the two evening shows with a … Read More “Chucho Valdés and Chick Corea to Perform Together for First Time”

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Eastman School of Music Awards Honorary Doctorates to Chick Corea and Steve Gadd

At the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y., Chick Corea and Steve Gadd received honorary doctor of music awards. The awards were presented by President Joel Seligman and Dean Jamal Rossi to the keyboardist and drummer, who were in the midst of their tour as the Corea-Gadd band, at their performance at Kodak Hall … Read More “Eastman School of Music Awards Honorary Doctorates to Chick Corea and Steve Gadd”

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Chick Corea’s 75th Birthday Celebration at the Blue Note

Keyboardist and composer Chick Corea has a storied history of performances at New York’s Blue Note Jazz Club, including multi-week stands marking his 60th and 70th birthdays. But in mid-October through mid-December, Corea celebrated his 75th with an eight-week concert series featuring a strikingly diverse program of past and present collaborators. JT photographer Alan Nahigian … Read More “Chick Corea’s 75th Birthday Celebration at the Blue Note”

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