Kei Akagi & Friends: An Evening of Modern Jazz with the Tokyo Trio

  • Presented By: Claire Trevor School of the Arts
  • Dates: February 15, 2019 - February 16, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Winifred Smith Hall
  • 712 Arts Plaza, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697
  • Price: $19 / $16 / $14 / $6 General / Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff / Arts Subscriber / UCI Students & Children under 17
  • Details

    Since its formation in 2001, the Tokyo Trio – Kei Akagi (piano), Shunya Wakai (bass), and Tamaya Honda (drums) – has recorded seven critically acclaimed albums and performed over 500 concerts in Asia, Europe, Africa, and America. Featuring Akagi’s compositions, the trio’s music spans the spectrum of jazz from post-bop to the avant-garde.