LIVE AT FIREFLY: Eye of the Beholder
As a pianist of incomparable skill, Chick Corea broadened the scope of jazz during a career spanning more than five decades. With limitless range, Corea was an inventive composer-bandleader who never shied away from new ideas, exploring sounds ranging from fusion to classical. According to Corea, “Great art is made when the artist is free to try whatever techniques he wants, and combine things any way he wants.” On May 13 at Firefly Distillery*, several prominent Charleston jazz pianists will have the freedom to create their own arrangements and perform them with your Charleston Jazz Orchestra, celebrating and honoring the music of Chick Corea.
Gerald Gregory | Abdiel Iriarte | Demetrius Doctor | Arshak Sirunyan
Each pianist will be writing and/or bringing in special arrangements for this tribute to one of their musical heroes, Chick Corea.
This performance is made possible in part by REV Federal Credit Union, Firefly Distillery and Richard & Elizabeth Hogue.
*Located near Park Circle in North Charleston, Firefly Distillery features beautiful large grounds with plenty of space for our audience to enjoy the performance. This is an outdoor event and guests are required to bring their own chairs. Drinks and food will be available for purchase. No outside food or drink permitted. Free parking available on site.
4201 Spruill Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
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