Oct 9, 2019

Chick Corea Trilogy

Chick Corea Trilogy

Chick Corea Trilogy

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"Throughout an influential career as a composer, and a partner to Miles Davis, Stan Getz, and others, the ever-cool, 22-time Grammy winner has constantly reinvented his sound." —The New Yorker

The legendary Chick Corea brings his Grammy-winning acoustic trio to Boulder. Powerhouse bassist Christian McBride and drum master Brian Blade join Chick for a spectacular evening of Corea classics, jazz standards and boundless musical exploration.

For more than 80 years, the Artist Series has brought the globe's finest jazz, classical, world music and dance performers to Boulder. Many of these performances sell out; order your tickets today to guarantee the best seats.

Performance date and time: 

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m. Remind me

Buying options: 

Save 15-30% with season tickets. Available in the Full Artist Series, In Motion Series, Choice Option, or as an Add-On to any other season ticket order. Single ticket discounts available for groups (10+), seniors (65+), youth (K-12) and CU Boulder faculty, staff and students. Learn more

Program: 

Check back before the concert for program information.

News and Reviews

"Throughout an influential career as a composer, and a partner to Miles Davis, Stan Getz, and others, the ever-cool, 22-time Grammy winner has constantly reinvented his sound."

The New Yorker

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Chick Corea's Next Progession

"Throughout an influential career as a composer and a partner to Miles Davis, Stan Getz, and others, the ever-cool, twenty-two-time Grammy winner has constantly reinvented his sound."

The New Yorker

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Piano master returns to acoustic jazz trio mode

"...Full of darting, effervescent melodies imaginatively greeted and rerouted by McBride and Blade. For Corea admirers, and jazz-piano fans of all kinds, it’s a must."

The Guardian

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Review: Chick Corea Trio, "Trilogy"

"Kurt Weill’s 'This Is New' is a highlight thanks to Corea’s exquisite touch, McBride’s take-no-prisoners break and Blade’s melodic approach."

JazzTimes

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Performance Extras

Free Event
Pre-Concert Talk Oct 9, 2019

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Artists

Chick Corea

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Christian McBride

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Brian Blade

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Plan your visit

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Accessibility

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