Oscar Peterson: Trios Times Two

When: Wed., June 12, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 2019

Spend the afternoon with Richmond's own jazz star Anthony Dowd in an entertaining and informative performance-based seminar about the history and music of jazz pianist Oscar Peterson. Dowd will demonstrate the genius of Peterson’s piano virtuosity with the help of Randall Pharr on bass, Aaron Binder on drums, and Chris Whiteman on guitar. Peterson is considered by many to be one of the greatest jazz pianists ever. His career spanned more than 50 years. He performed thousands of concerts around the world and recorded with the likes of Billie Holiday, Fred Astaire, Benny Carter, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Roy Eldridge.

Price: $40 includes lunch.