Billy Childs Jazz Chamber Ensemble Tickets
Billy Childs Jazz Chamber Ensemble has been making waves lately for its performances with some of the most notable musical acts. The out-of-the-box approach towards music and his dexterity as a pianist have certainly helped Childs achieve his goal. His group which came into being in 2001 brings together an ensemble of some of the best musicians presenting a synthesis of jazz and classical genres. Thus his venture has had critics and audiences under its spell. The Los Angeles born jazz composer and pianist has also had an equally successful solo career. His professional credits include his contribution to an array of highly acclaimed orchestras/bands. Los Angeles Philharmonic, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Ying Quartet, The Dorian Wind Quintet, The American Brass Quintet and Detroit Symphony Orchestra being just a handful of them. Buy Billy Childs Jazz Chamber Ensemble tickets as the mastermind accompanied by his acclaimed orchestra hits your city for another breathtaking performance.
Billy Childs compositions have earned immense popularity and recognition. Hence amassing ten Grammy Award nominations and winning three. Into the Light and The Path Among the Trees from Autumn: In Moving Pictures are among his Grammy Award winning pieces. Other than that he has also been honored with Guggenheim Fellowship and Chamber Music America (New Composition Grant). His recent accomplishments include his concert premiered by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Furthermore sharing the stage with Yo-Yo Ma, Sting, the Kronos Quartet, Chris Botti and Ron Carter being a few among many. Billy Childs showed interest in piano at a very young age. In his teens he joined the Community School of the Performing Arts where he had the opportunity of studying with Mariene Uszler and John Weisenfluh. Just a few years post his graduation in 1975 he launched his solo career with his debut album Take for Example This. Some other recordings from later years are; Bedtime Stories, His April Touch, Twilight is Upon Us and Portrait of a Player. To find out what his ensemble has to offer at the forthcoming event purchase Billy Childs Jazz Chamber Ensemble tickets.