Kei Akagi & Friends

  • Presented By: Claire Trevor School of the Arts
  • Dates: February 16, 2018 - February 17, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Winifred Smith Hall
  • 4000 Mesa Rd, Building 710, Irvine, CA 92626
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: General $19; Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $16; UCI Students & Children under 17 $6
  • Details

    Jazz pianist and composer Kei Akagi will be joined by colleagues Darek Oles (bass) and Jason Harnell (drums) for an evening of original works. This trio has been together for over 25 years, and seamlessly incorporates the full spectrum of traditional and experimental jazz. The group will be joined for this concert by fellow improviser Kojiro Umezaki on shakuhachi, performing music from a recent recording collaboration and album release.