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Joey Alexander Trio


Jazz Alley Downtown
Feb 28–March 3, 7:30 pm & March 1–2, 9:30 pm All Ages


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Recommended by Charles Mudede

In my review of Don Cheadle's biopic of Miles Davis, Miles Ahead, I complained that it was very disappointing to see one of the most brilliant American musicians "characterized as a gangster and not an intellectual." My point is that the mastery of jazz takes years upon years (what I call aristocratic time), which is why the 15-year-old jazz pianist Joey Alexander is so freaky. How did he pack into himself so much information in such a short amount of time? But one of the things that jazz does is transform musicians into intellectuals. An intellectual is simply someone who has absorbed a large body of knowledge—such a body is jazz.

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Jazz Alley

2033 Sixth Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Hours: Tues-Sun from 5:30 pm.

Venue Hours
  • Tues-Sun from 5:30 pm.
Event Times
This event is in the past.
  • Feb 28–March 3, 7:30 pm & March 1–2, 9:30 pm