Kerry Politzer is a jazz pianist and composer who is influenced by 20th century classical music
Brazilian jazz. She received a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Piano from the New England Conservatory
Music, where she studied improvisation and composition with jazz guru Charlie Banacos.
Kerry lived in New York for many years, during which time she toured with DIVA No Man’s Band.
Performances included gigs at the Blue Note and on the QE2 with Dianne Schuur and Slide
Hampton, and a quartet performance with the great guitarist Larry Coryell.
The pianist has released six jazz CDs as a leader, including Blue in Blue, which featured
saxophonist Donny McCaslin and was termed a “first-rate jazz outing” by AllAboutJazz.com