Ahmad Jamal

Concert Hall

Ahmad Jamal may be the last original jazzman. Though he now has a key on the piano for each year of life, Jamal's performances are as fresh as ever with his delicate touch, taste for sweet comping chords, and ingenious improvisations. The NEA Jazz Master, Grammy® Lifetime Achievement Award winner, and Kennedy Center Living Legend has developed a wide following among mainstream audiences, longtime music lovers, and jazz legends — even now, there’s simply no one who plays quite like Jamal.

Sat. Feb. 8, 2020 8p.m.


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  • Price Range

    $55.00 – $99.00

  • Runtime

    70 minutes

Ahmad Jamal


“Ahmad Jamal is the best living pianist, period. No one grooves like him. He should be here every day.”

Jason Moran

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