Alexander B. Perry – Piano (6 Juillet / July 6th) – NYC

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Biographie:

Alexander B. Perry, pianiste et compositeur, habite actuellement Brooklyn à New-York. Élevé au New Jersey, Alexander a grandi jouant le piano classique avant d’apprendre le jazz à l’âge de 13 ans. En 2012, Alexander termine ses études à l’Université de Rutgers où il reçoit un baccalauréat en interprétation jazz. C’est à Rutgers qu’il a suivi les enseignements du grand Stanley Cowell et par la suite, s’est perfectionné avec des grands noms tels que Miles Okazaki, Fred Hersch, Jacob Sacks et Sophia Rosoff. Alexander a travaillé comme pianiste avec plusieurs artistes reconnus tels que Aoife O’Donovan, Andrew, Orrin Evans, et Frank Lacey. Il travaille actuellement à Brooklyn comme musicien pigiste et mène maintenant son propre trio.

Biography:

Alexander B Perry is a pianist and composer currently living in Brooklyn, NY. Originally from New Jersey, Alexander grew up playing classical piano before picking up jazz at the age of 13. In 2012 Alexander finished his studies at Rutgers University where he received a Bachelor of Music degree in jazz studies. At Rutgers he studied for four years with the great Stanley Cowell. Other teachers he has studied with include Miles Okazaki, Fred Hersch, Jacob Sacks, and Sophia Rosoff. Alexander has performed on stage with Aoife O’Donovan, Andrew D’Angelo, Orrin Evans, and Frank Lacey. He currently works in Brooklyn as a musician leading his own trio.

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