Lisa Hilton: New Music From Her Album 'Oasis'
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Lisa Hilton: New Music From Her Album 'Oasis'

Feb 28, 2019
Joe Henderson Lab

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Original show description below.

Full Price: $24
Students: $12

Award winning American composer and acclaimed pianist Lisa K. Hilton will be performing new compositions from her latest release, entitled OASIS – which is defined as: Something serving as a refuge or relief. Hilton’s expressive and impressionistic compositions explore the soundscape of jazz and blues alongside classical and modernist ideas fueled by the inspiration from past composers Count Basie, Horace Silver, George Gershwin, Robert Johnson as well as Rachmaninoff. Hilton has performed at venues across the US from the legendary Carnegie Hall to the historic Green Mill in Chicago and is known for her warmth and storytelling on stage, as well as her expressive technique at the piano.

Lisa Hilton Photo by Ryan Nava

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An enticing OASIS pulsing with West Coast cool jazz is what the acclaimed pianist and award-winning composer Lisa Hilton has created with her new release. Using traditional ideas in new and invigorating or impressionistic ways, OASIS promises lift your spirits.

One of the finest composers working in jazz today.

Jazz Times

One of the finest composers working in jazz today.

Jazz Times

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