2 Evenings with Kevin Hays: Trio Performance
DVAA welcomes Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist/composer, Kevin Hays, for a second night, performing with his collective trio, at the Tusten Theatre on Saturday, July 9th, at 7:30 PM.
Internationally recognized as one of the most original and compelling musicians of his generation, Kevin Hays’ many recordings have received critical acclaim from The New York Times, Downbeat Magazine, Jazz Times, and the “Coup de Coeur” award from the Académie Charles Cros (France).
Kevin Hays has appeared on numerous albums as a guest artist, recording with Chris Potter, Bill Stewart, Joshua Redman, Jeff Ballard, Nicholas Payton, and Al Foster, among many others. Notable collaborations include a piano duo project with Brad Mehldau (Modern Music – Nonesuch), and world tours with James Taylor, Sonny Rollins, John Scofield, Joe Henderson, and Roy Haynes.
In 2020 Kevin was given the Independent Music Award in the ‘Jazz with Vocals’ category for the track ‘Circles of the Mind’ from the album “Across the Sea”, which he recorded with the Italian vocalist, Chiara Izzi.
His most recent 2021 recording ‘All Things Are’ on Smoke Sessions is a collective trio including Hays, bassist Ben Street, and the legendary drummer Billy Hart.
$25 / 20 (DVAA Members) in advance / $30 / 25 (DVAA Members) at the door
Kids (12 and Under) – Free
Seating begins 30 minutes before the show.