The Two of Us - Improvisations with Rhiannon & Laurence Hobgood

The Two of Us - Improvisations with Rhiannon & Laurence Hobgood

02/25/2018 - 7:00pm
Contemporary pianist, composer, and Grammy winner Laurence Hobgood joins hands and voice with Rhiannon for an unforgettable evening of songs you know and songs invented just for this night. 
 
RHIANNON  “Sometimes words just simply fall short — and often that is the case with the shamanistic singing of Hawaii-based improvisational master Rhiannon... If you have never heard Rhiannon you have not fully lived.” 
 – NYC Jazz Record
Rhiannon is a vocal artist with a vision of music as a vehicle for innovation, healing, transformation, and social change. A vibrant, gifted singer, performance artist, composer, and master teacher, Rhiannon has been bringing her unique and potent blend of jazz, world music, improvisation and storytelling to audiences for four decades.   rhiannonmusic.com 
 
LAURENCE HOBGOOD   “One of the finest pianists out there. Period.” – Jazz Times
Contemporary virtuoso pianist, collaborator, composer, multiple Grammy nominee and 2010 Grammy winner Laurence Hobgood has enjoyed a dynamic career.
Perhaps best known as musical director for singer Kurt Elling from 1995-2013, Hobgood co-produced ten of Elling’s CDs, each Grammy-nominated. Dedicated To You: Kurt Elling Sings The Music Of Coltrane and Hartman, recorded live at Lincoln Center, won the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Vocal Jazz Record, with Hobgood receiving one of the coveted statues for his work as producer.  laurencehobgood.com