Fri, Oct 20, 2017 - 8:00 pm
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$35 General $25 Student
Information Line: (310) 271-9039
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Moss Theater (New Roads School at The Herb Alpert Educational Village)
The New Roads School
3131 Olympic Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Parking: 
Free parking on-site. Between Centinela and Stewart St. Enter at New-Roads-School sign, theater is immediately on right.
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Upcoming Events

Jan 13
8:00pm
Moss Theater (New Roads School at The Herb Alpert Educational Village)
Jan 14
7:30pm
Moss Theater (New Roads School at The Herb Alpert Educational Village)
Jan 20
8:00pm
Moss Theater (New Roads School at The Herb Alpert Educational Village)

Randy Weston is one of the few musicians who can fill the stage… your ears,,, and your heart... all by himself!! -The New Yorker

After contributing seven decades of musical genius, Randy Weston remains one of the world's foremost pianists and composers… a true innovator and visionary. -All About Jazz

"Weston has the biggest sound of any jazz pianist since Ellington or Monk, as well as the richest most inventive beat," -Stanley Crouch

A few major achivements:

2013 Honorary Doctor of Music —New England Conservatory of Music
2014 Doris Duke —Jazz Artists Award
2015 Jazz Journalist Association —Lifetime Achievement in Jazz
2016 The Randy Weston Collection archived at Harvard University
2016 Inducted to DownBeat Hall of Fame
2017 Legends of Jazz award —Harlem National Jazz Museum

During the Cold War, Randy was part of the Jazz Ambassadors program, which sent him, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Dave Brubeck and other leading jazz musicians on world tours.

“You take the black church, the calypso, the blues, Duke, Basie, Art Tatum, put them in a pot and stir them up, and add Africa: That's Randy Weston !” -DownBeat

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Featuring:

  • Randy Weston
    piano