Miami Dade College’s Jazz at Wolfson
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Jazz at Wolfson Presents, at noon, Wednesday, Mar. 19, featuring pianist/composer Lynne Arriale
Miami Dade College’sJazz at Wolfson Presents
Pianist/Composer Lynne Arriale
Wednesday, Mar. 19, Noon
MDC Wolfson Campus Auditorium - Room 1261
Lynne Arriale’s love of melody has exhilarated audiences on international concert and festival stages for the past 18 years. Arriale’s stunning original songs and re-imagined covers combine influences including Celtic, Americana, Middle-Eastern, Balkan and pop/rock inspirations. Her unique interpretations and deconstructions of jazz classics, high-spirited original works and exquisitely intimate ballads have created a truly signature sound.
She has recorded 13 highly acclaimed CDs as a leader and has toured and/or recorded with jazz icons Benny Golson, Randy Brecker, George Mraz, Tommy Flanagan, Hank Jones, Monty Alexander, Cedar Walton and Kenny Barron. Arriale’s recordings have topped the national jazz radio charts and numerous “Best of” lists. She also has been featured on PBS and NPR and inBillboard, DownBeat, JazzTimes and JAZZIZ magazines. Arriale’s Convergencewas named one of the top CDs of 2011 by JazzTimes, and Solo was named one of the top CDs of 2012 byJAZZIZ Magazine.