Two of the most innovative, virtuosic young jazz pianists—Jason Moran and Brad Mehldau—are playing back to back at Central Park’s SummerStage on Friday, Aug. 5, and the combination is likely to make for not only a rousing concert but a heady display of the new paths that jazz continues to carve.
Mr. Moran, not quite Read More
Pianist Jason Moran suggested we meet for coffee at the Angelika movie theater’s cafe. The 24-year-old Houstonian has just begun drumming up interest in his excellent debut album, Soundtrack to Human Motion (Blue Note), and already he’s got a journalist’s feel for staging thematic occasions on deadline. “The album title is about my love of Read More