Thu Feb 8 2018

6:30 PM (Doors 5:00 PM)

Blue Note Hawaii

2335 Kalakaua Ave Honolulu, HI 96815

$45.00 - $65.00

All Ages

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HAWAII NEWS NOW JAZZ LEGENDS SERIES
CHICK COREA TRIO
Featuring Carlitos del Puerto on Bass & Marcus Gilmore on Drums

CHICK COREA has attained iconic status in music. The keyboardist, composer and bandleader is a DownBeat Hall of Famer and NEA Jazz Master, as well as the fourth-most nominated artist in Grammy Awards history with 63 nods – and 22 wins, in addition to a number of Latin Grammys. From straight-ahead to avant-garde, bebop to jazz-rock fusion, children’s songs to chamber and symphonic works, Chick has touched an astonishing number of musical bases in his career since playing with the genre-shattering bands of Miles Davis in the late ’60s and early ’70s.

Yet Chick has never been more productive than in the 21st century, whether playing acoustic piano or electric keyboards, leading multiple bands, performing solo or collaborating with a who’s who of music. Underscoring this, he has been named Artist of the Year three times this decade in the DownBeat Readers Poll. Born in 1941 in Massachusetts, Chick remains a tireless creative spirit, continually reinventing himself through his art. As The New York Times has said, he is “a luminary, ebullient and eternally youthful.”

A venturesome collaborator, Chick has teamed with artists from jazz legend Lionel Hampton to new-generation pianist Stefano Bollani, from banjoist Béla Fleck to vocal superstar Bobby McFerrin. Chick’s duo partnerships with Gary Burton and Herbie Hancock have endured decades.

Rare for a “jazz musician,” Chick received the Richard J. Bogomolny Award from Chamber Music America in 2010, and he broke new ground as a composer with The Continents: Concerto for Jazz Quintet and Chamber Orchestra, released in 2013 by a storied classical label, Deutsche Grammophon. Chick recorded his first album of solo piano in 1971, and he continued his intimate journey with the instrument on Solo Piano – Portraits. For the 2013 album The Vigil, Chick put together a new-era electro/acoustic quintet, featuring himself on keyboards and longtime associate Tim Garland on reeds, alongside some hot young players.

His latest album, Two, documents his constantly-evolving duet with Béla Fleck, the estimable banjoist. In an interview with NPR’s All Things Considered, recorded during their US tour celebrating album’s release, Chick said the duet is “like a friendly, very fast-moving ping-pong game… It opens up whole new ideas for me of how to integrate my phrases. I’m always thinking about accompanying. So that’s my pleasure in the duet, is to see how I can make the banjo sound good.”

Seating is First Come, First Served
Full Dinner available
$10 Food & Beverage Minimum Per Person at the Tables

No refunds or exchanges. Please make sure you purchase tickets for the correct date and time. Mahalo!

Jazz Legends Series
Jazz Legends: Chick Corea Trio

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Jazz Legends Series

Jazz Legends: Chick Corea Trio

Thu Feb 8 2018 6:30 PM

(Doors 5:00 PM)

Blue Note Hawaii Honolulu HI
Jazz Legends: Chick Corea Trio

$45.00 - $65.00 All Ages

HAWAII NEWS NOW JAZZ LEGENDS SERIES
CHICK COREA TRIO
Featuring Carlitos del Puerto on Bass & Marcus Gilmore on Drums

CHICK COREA has attained iconic status in music. The keyboardist, composer and bandleader is a DownBeat Hall of Famer and NEA Jazz Master, as well as the fourth-most nominated artist in Grammy Awards history with 63 nods – and 22 wins, in addition to a number of Latin Grammys. From straight-ahead to avant-garde, bebop to jazz-rock fusion, children’s songs to chamber and symphonic works, Chick has touched an astonishing number of musical bases in his career since playing with the genre-shattering bands of Miles Davis in the late ’60s and early ’70s.

Yet Chick has never been more productive than in the 21st century, whether playing acoustic piano or electric keyboards, leading multiple bands, performing solo or collaborating with a who’s who of music. Underscoring this, he has been named Artist of the Year three times this decade in the DownBeat Readers Poll. Born in 1941 in Massachusetts, Chick remains a tireless creative spirit, continually reinventing himself through his art. As The New York Times has said, he is “a luminary, ebullient and eternally youthful.”

A venturesome collaborator, Chick has teamed with artists from jazz legend Lionel Hampton to new-generation pianist Stefano Bollani, from banjoist Béla Fleck to vocal superstar Bobby McFerrin. Chick’s duo partnerships with Gary Burton and Herbie Hancock have endured decades.

Rare for a “jazz musician,” Chick received the Richard J. Bogomolny Award from Chamber Music America in 2010, and he broke new ground as a composer with The Continents: Concerto for Jazz Quintet and Chamber Orchestra, released in 2013 by a storied classical label, Deutsche Grammophon. Chick recorded his first album of solo piano in 1971, and he continued his intimate journey with the instrument on Solo Piano – Portraits. For the 2013 album The Vigil, Chick put together a new-era electro/acoustic quintet, featuring himself on keyboards and longtime associate Tim Garland on reeds, alongside some hot young players.

His latest album, Two, documents his constantly-evolving duet with Béla Fleck, the estimable banjoist. In an interview with NPR’s All Things Considered, recorded during their US tour celebrating album’s release, Chick said the duet is “like a friendly, very fast-moving ping-pong game… It opens up whole new ideas for me of how to integrate my phrases. I’m always thinking about accompanying. So that’s my pleasure in the duet, is to see how I can make the banjo sound good.”

Seating is First Come, First Served
Full Dinner available
$10 Food & Beverage Minimum Per Person at the Tables

No refunds or exchanges. Please make sure you purchase tickets for the correct date and time. Mahalo!

CHICK COREA TRIO

CHICK COREA TRIO

Fusion

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Premium Seating
SEATING FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. COME EARLY FOR BEST SEATS. FULL DINNER MENU AVAIL. $10MIN/PERSON.
Premium Table Seat
$65.00
Loge Seating
SEATING FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. COME EARLY FOR BEST SEATS. FULL DINNER MENU AVAIL. $10MIN/PERSON.
Loge Table Seat
$55.00
Bar Area
BAR SEATING FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE AND STANDING ROOM. FULL DINNER MENU AVAIL. $10MIN/PERSON.
$45.00

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