Upcoming Events Schedule
NEW! Elton John
The Piano Played LIVE Around the World
On January 25, 2013 history was made as Elton John’s performance from Disneyland’s Hyperion Theater “brought pianos to life” around the world thanks to DisklavierTV™ powered by RemoteLive™ technology. Sir Elton’s actual piano keystrokes were faithfully re-created, note for note, in real time on each of the remote instruments, while the entire 60-piece orchestra was seen and heard on adjacent monitors, in perfect sync with the remote piano performances. This groundbreaking performance was broadcast live to remote instruments in multiple countries including Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Japan and Australia. For a limited time only, you can relive this historic performance that was originally recorded and broadcast LIVE around the world on January 23, 2013 from Disneyland’s Hyperion Theater in Anaheim, CA.
NEW! Uri Caine Trio, Set 3
2013 Monterey Jazz Festival
Grammy nominated artist Uri Caine has established himself as a talented pianist across multiple genres through his time spent performing with his jazz trio, his electric Bedrock Trio, and his Ensemble--in which he performs arrangements of Mahler, Wagner, Beethoven, Bach and Schumann. Growing up in Philadelphia, Caine studied with Bernard Peiffer, and played in bands led by artists such as Philly Joe Jones, Hank Mobley, Mickey Roker and more. He has also worked with groups led by Don Byron, Dave Douglas, John Zorn, Clark Terry, the Woody Herman Band and many more. With his most recent jazz trio, featuring bassist John Hebert and drummer Ben Perowsky, Caine recorded Siren--just one of the many recordings Caine has produced in his career. Caine continues to receive commissions to perform internationally, and performs regularly at jazz and classic music festivals around the world. This is the third of three sets. This uncut, unedited performance was previously recorded at the Monterey Jazz Festival on Friday, September 20, 2013.
NEW! Orrin Evans Trio, Set 3
2013 Monterey Jazz Festival
Orrin Evans, one of the leading pianists of his generation, has talents as a pianist, composer, bandleader, teacher, producer and arranger. Evans has also been described as "…a poised artist with an impressive template of ideas at his command," by the New York Times. As a Philadelphia native, Evans was heavily influenced by the musical culture of the city, as well as his mentors--whom included artists such as William Whitaker, Jack Carr, and Charles Pettaway. He later moved to New York and joined Bobby Watson's band "Horizon" on their European tour, which continued to grow Evans as an influential jazz musician. Evans continues to release albums, including his latest Freedom; as well as perform with his trio featuring bassist Dwayne Burno, drummer Byron Landham, and saxophonist Larry McKenna. This is the third of three sets. This uncut, unedited performance was previously recorded at the Monterey Jazz Festival on Saturday, September 21, 2013.
NEW! Kyle Eastwood
LIVE from MIM
Talented bassist—and son of famed actor-director Clint Eastwood—Kyle Eastwood has grown his career in the jazz scene since his debut in 1998 with his album From There To Here. With four subsequent album releases in the following years, Eastwood has produced an incredible body of work, and earned respect amongst other musicians in the genre. After living in Paris for the past eight years, adopting influences from North African and Middle Eastern music, his sixth and most recent release, The View From Here, expands into a more diverse collection of jazz and world influences, while demonstrating his strong command of both electric and upright basses. Accompanied by a London-based group of musicians—pianist Andrew McCormack, tenor saxophonist Graeme Blevins, trumpeter Quentin Collins and drummer Martyn Kaine—Eastwood and company delivers a stellar performance. This uncut, unedited performance is broadcast LIVE on March 14, 2014 from MIM in Phoenix, AZ.
NEW! Children’s Concert
from the "Casino Theatre"
Featuring dynamic duo of pianist Frederic Chiu and storyteller David Gonzalez, featuring Peter and the Wolf and The Story of Babar: the Little Elephant. This uncut, unedited performance was previously recorded at the "Casino Theatre" on Wednesday, July 24, 2013.
NEW! "Live from Laurel Canyon"
Songs & Stories of American Folk-Rock
LIVE from MIM
“Live from Laurel Canyon”—Songs & Stories of American Folk-Rock—is a tribute performance to one of the most influential eras of American pop music. Talented artists Khani Cole, Brian Chartrand and Kip Fox journey through the classic songs and stories from this special neighborhood that cultivated an era in music that defined a generation and influenced generations to come. Laurel Canyon, which sits high above Los Angeles and winds down to intersect with Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood, has been home to many musical legends including: the Byrds, Carole King, James Taylor, the Mamas and the Papas, Joni Mitchell, Crosby, Stills & Nash, the Eagles, Jim Morrison, Neil Young, among many other artists. This performance will take you on a journey back in time through the musical history of Laurel Canyon and its vast influence. This uncut, unedited performance is broadcast LIVE from MIM on March 27, 2014 in Phoenix, AZ.
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