Live Music: Chick Corea, Gary Burton and the Harlem String Quartet at the Valley Performing Arts Center

BY DON HECKMAN One of the great pleasures of attending a Chick Corea performance is the anticipatory awareness that his omnivorous musical interests will always bring something new and compelling to every show. On Saturday night at the gorgeous new Valley Performing Arts Center at CSUN, he did it again, this time in the company… Read More Live Music: Chick Corea, Gary Burton and the Harlem String Quartet at the Valley Performing Arts Center

Live Jazz: Chick Corea & Friends at the Hollywood Bowl

By Mike Katz An orange moon broke through the smoky skies above the Hollywood Bowl Wednesday night, casting a surreal light over what turned out to be a stirring retrospective of one of jazz’s most enduring artists, composer and keyboardist Chick Corea, capped off by a surprise appearance by Stevie Wonder. Let me say upfront… Read More Live Jazz: Chick Corea & Friends at the Hollywood Bowl