248

Aaron Parks: Structured Freedom

Jason Crane BY

Sign in to view read count
Aaron Parks

On the new episode of The Jazz Session, Jason Crane interviews pianist/composer Aaron Parks about his new album, Invisible Cinema (Blue Note, 2008). Parks is 24 years old—and he started college 11 years ago. A child prodigy who entered the University of Washington at age 13 as a triple major in math, computer science and music, Parks quickly found that music was his true calling. Now, after a five-year stint with trumpeter Terence Blanchard, Parks is set to release his Blue Note debut, Invisible Cinema. The album, which hits stores on August 19, 2008, is a tour de force of composition, imagination and performance.

Listen

Post a comment

Tags

Shop Amazon

More

Jazz article: Aaron Parks: Structured Freedom
Jazz article: Bill Bruford Radio Interview
Jazz article: Brian Patneaude: Taking A Stand
Jazz article: Donny McCaslin: Pursuer
Jazz article: Joel Frahm: The Focused Chameleon
Jazz article: Kendrick Scott: Visiting The Source

Popular

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.