Erie, PA, January 10, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- The Erie Art Museum Contemporary Music Series presents Rachel Z in concert at the Erie Art Museum Annex, 423 State Street, on February 21, 2008 at 8 p.m.
Admission to this concert is free; suggested donation $10.
Rachel Z and her piano trio mesmerized audiences at the Erie Art Museum Blues & Jazz Festival in 2003. She’ll play to a more intimate crowd along with Bobby Rae on drums and Maeve Royce on bass.
Manhattan born and raised Rachel Nicolazzo began with voice lessons at age two and classical piano lessons by the age of seven. A versatile and extremely gifted piano player, Rachel has performed with Peter Gabriel, Al DiMeloa, Steps Ahead, Lenny White and Stanley Clarke. Her collaboration with Wayne Shorter on his comeback album High Life resulted in a Grammy for Best Contemporary Jazz Album.
About the Erie Art Museum Contemporary Music Series
Celebrating over 20 years of great music, the Erie Art Museum Contemporary Music Series is a highly regarded performance series that includes some of the most creative, adventurous and accomplished musicians of our era. The Erie Art Museum brings exciting new music from nationally and internationally renowned artists to Erie each year, encompassing a wide variety of jazz, blues and world music.
The Contemporary Music Series is sponsored by Connoisseur Media.
For additional information, call (814) 459-5477 or visit www.erieartmuseum.org.