Kenny Barron will offer a master class on October 16 at the Higher Center of the Fundació Conservatori Liceu, within the Liceu Jazz – Masterclasses & Concerts concert series, which within October and November 2023 will schedule master classes, meetings and concerts by renowned jazz artists, turning the city of Barcelona into the nerve center of international jazz. These activities will take place mainly in the Auditori Conservatori Liceu, a space located in the heart of the Raval district, fully consolidated and recognized as one of the best of its kind in our country.
Kenny Barron is a leading American jazz pianist. He has worked with iconic artists such as Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, and Yusef Lateef. Throughout his career, Kenny Barron has recorded more than 50 albums as a leader and has been a featured contributor to numerous recordings by other artists. Over the decades, Kenny Barron has left an indelible mark on the world of jazz, and his legacy as a pianist and composer continues to be admired by musicians and music lovers around the world. His ability to fuse tradition with innovation and his unrivaled musical talent have made him one of the most influential and respected figures in the world of jazz.
The Liceu Jazz – Masterclasses & Concerts concert series is part of the close collaboration that the Fundació Conservatori Liceu has maintained for 12 years with the Voll-Damm Barcelona Jazz Festival, with the patronage of the Ferrer-Salat Music Foundation.
Masterclasses such as that of Kenny Barron are one of the most important bets of the Liceu Conservatory, which enrich the academic experience of students and music lovers in our environment on their way to professionalism, allowing them to play and interact with the great masters of the current jazz scene.
Feel free to take part in this event which is part of a unique proposal in the country that wants to bring the best jazz to students and music lovers!