Jazz at Lincoln Center is rolling back to Detroit as bop pianist Barry Harris takes the stage in the role of master in this inter-generational favorite.
The rising star slot is for lush and adventurous violinist Regina Carter, who continues to astound with the breadth of her vision and sophistication of her sound.
Barry Harris is an Internationally renowned Jazz Pianist, Composer and Teacher. Dr. Harris is the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from Northwestern University. He has received the Living Jazz Legacy award from the Mid-Atlantic Arts Association, and an American Jazz Masters Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. In addition, Dr. Harris received the Manhattan Borough President Award for Excellence. This award was given for recognition of his devoted public service and in honor of excellence in the field of music. He received the 1999 Mentor award for his work with youngsters at the Manhattan Country School in NYC.
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