Erroll Garner's Encore!
Join us for a yearlong 60th Anniversary celebration of Erroll’s most famous recording Concert by the Sea when we share newly discovered, never-before-heard music with the public for the first time.
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Sony Legacy and Octave Music Publishing Corporation will jointly release
“The Complete Concert By The Sea”
on September 18, 2015 – in celebration of 60 years since the original concert.
The 3-CD box set contains the complete live concert recording including 11 previously unreleased tracks, the original edited Columbia release from 1956 (digitally restored and remastered at The Magic Shop, NYC using the Plangent Process) and bonus material including announcer Jimmy Lyons and interviews with the Erroll Garner trio: Denzil DaCosta Best, Eddie Calhoun, and Garner himself, recorded directly after the concert.
Rare Historic Tribute Performance
On September 18, 2015 the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival will highlight this highly anticipated release in a rare historic tribute performance featuring Geri Allen, Jason Moran, Christian Sands, Jimmie Cobb, Russell Malone and Darick Oles.
More informationGeri Allen Presents Erroll Garner's Complete Concert By The Sea
Concert By The Sea Panel
On September 19, 2015 the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival will also feature a special Concert By The Sea Panel including Geri Allen, Steve Rosenthal, Jim Costello and Jocelyn Arem.
Renowned jazz pianist, composer and Director of Jazz Studies at the Univ. of Pittsburgh. Head of Erroll Garner Jazz Project. Active Board member of Mary Lou Williams Foundation.
Dr. Robin Kelley
Robin Kelley is a professor and author focusing on political dynamics at work within African-American jazz culture. Newest book is Africa Speaks, America Answers: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times.
Four-time GRAMMY Award-winning producer and restoration specialist and owner of Magic Shop studio that digitized and restored Erroll Garner's Archive.
Panel moderated by Erroll Garner Jazz Project Manager and Ethnomusicologist Jocelyn Arem, Library of Congress and ASCAP Award-winning multimedia producer.
Monterey Jazz Festival Board Member -- who also attended the original Concert By The Sea!