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Ahmad Jamal

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Venue: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall Tickets start at $49.00

Overview

Ahmad Jamal began playing piano at age three, which means he’s been at the keyboard for about 85 years! The renowned composer-pianist received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Grammy Awards in 2017; his diverse stylings and freewheeling improvs have influenced numerous other jazz greats such as Miles Davis and Herbie Hancock. From big band to bebop to electronic music, Jamal has lived through and drawn from them all.

Running time (approximate): 1 hour and 15 minutes with no intermission

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