The Boise Jazz Society is pleased to present The Emmet Cohen Trio featuring Lucy Yeghiazaryan for a special Boise State jazz education event. While primarily an educational event for students, members of the general public are invited to attend and observe. Admission is free.
The schedule for the event is as follows:
More information on Emmet Cohen:
Multifaceted American jazz pianist and composer Emmet Cohen is one of his generation’s pivotal figures in music and the related arts. Leader of the Emmet Cohen Trio and creator of the Masters Legacy Series, he is an internationally acclaimed jazz artist, a dedicated educator, the winner of the 2019 American Pianists Awards, and a finalist in the 2011 Thelonious Monk International Piano Competition. Cohen headlines regularly at Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Village Vanguard, and Birdland, and has appeared at the Newport, Monterey, and North Sea jazz festivals. His artistry has taken him to venues and festivals in over 30 countries. Cohen’s entrepreneurial energies led to his developing “Live From Emmet’s Place,” a live-streamed “Harlem rent party” that unites a worldwide audience via tens of millions of internet views. Cohen has released over ten albums as leader and has performed or recorded with Ron Carter, Benny Golson, Jimmy Cobb, George Coleman, Jimmy Heath, Tootie Heath, Houston Person, Christian McBride, and Kurt Elling. For more info, please visit https://emmetcohen.com/
Additional information about the Boise Jazz Society, BJS artists, and jazz in Boise can be found at boisejazzsociety.org