Emmet Cohen Trio and Lewis Nash and the Soul Jazz All Stars
January 14, 2024
Join Arizona Arts Live and the Tucson Jazz Festival for a powerful performance by one of jazz’s most recorded musicians. Grammy-winning drummer Lewis Nash takes the stage alongside his Soul Jazz All-Stars and the Emmet Cohen Trio. Don’t miss an explosive experience coming to the Rialto Theatre.
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Nash appears in over 500 recordings, including 10 Grammy winners and numerous Grammy nominees. Universally recognized as one of the great drummers in jazz history, his illustrious career spans over four decades. In 2012, The Nash, a jazz education center and performance venue named in Lewis’s honor, was established in his hometown. It has been a focal point of the city’s jazz activity since its inception and has been named consistently by Downbeat magazine as a top jazz venue.
Nash is joined by his Soul Jazz All-Star musicians, including pianist Bobby Floyd, saxophonist Ricky Woodard, and guitarist Russell Malone. He is also accompanied by multifaceted jazz pianist and composer Emmet Cohen, winner of the 2019 American Pianists Awards.
Presented together with the Tucson Jazz Festival