Fri, May 31|
Tony Tixier Trio Night 1
Tony Tixier (piano), Karl McComas-Reichl (bass), Dan Schnelle (drums) Two sets at 8:00pm & 9:30pm 21+ | $20 plus one drink minimum per set
May 31, 2019, 8:00 PM
Sam First, 6171 W Century Blvd Suite 180, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
Tony Tixier is a Pianist, Composer who collaborated with Andrea Bocelli, BJ The Chicago Kid to Christian Scott In 2009, Tixier signed Parallel Worlds, his first album in septet with bold orchestral writings that defines itself as a laboratory of sounds and climates. In 2012, he joined the SpaceTime Record label for which he recorded the album Dream Pursuit with his quartet featuring Justin Brown , Logan Richardson and Burniss Earl Travis II.
He opened for Herbie Hancock at the Jazz En Tete Festival in Clermont-Ferrand with his twin brother, violinist Scott Tixier.
Tony and Scott Tixier starred in commissioned work by the Artist Janet Cardiff . They composed the music for this project that was a part of the inaugural program for the Foundation Louis Vuitton Paris (building architect Frank Gehry). Tixier also played at Radio City Music Hall as the pianist for the NBC TV show America's Got Talent, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and performed in a Tommy Hilfiger campaign with top model Gigi Hadid, Jimmy Kimmel live. In 2017 Tixier began ambassador for Hennessy VSOP and write the music of the new campaign in collaboration with BJ The Chicago Kid.
In 2018 his trio album Life of Sensitive Creatures with bassist Karl McComas-Reichl and drummer Tommy Crane.
Please limit tickets purchased to 6 per show. If you'd like to bring a larger group, email firstname.lastname@example.org$20.00
Student/LA Jazz Society member
Must present a valid student ID or LA Jazz Society membership card upon arrival. Please limit tickets purchased to 6 per show. If you'd like to bring a larger group, email email@example.com$15.00