Friday, September 18th: The Kevin Bales Trio Featuring Edwin G. Hamilton
September 18 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Kevin has amassed a long list of awards that include being the Winner of the Jazz Piano Association pianist of the year. He toured and recorded for 10 years with Grammy Nominee Rene Marie and continues to be the first call pianist for the likes of Marcus Printup, Gordon Vernick, Joe Gransden Big Band and many others. He is widely recognized as one of the finest jazz pianists on the planet.
We first met Edwin G. Hamilton when he appeared as the drummer for acclaimed trombonist Wycliffe Gordon. He is a multi-instrumentalist and vocalist and in 2015, he released his debut album, The Whole World Must Change. The record has received rave reviews in All About Jazz and Jazz Inside. In September of 2020, he just co-released his new recording entitled, Stories with Amos Hoffman. Edwin’s talents, hard work and professionalism have made him one of the most sought after musicians in the Southeast.