Erroll Garner's Encore!


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Renowned virtuoso Jazz pianist Erroll Garner’s career-spanning archives including recordings, memorabilia, and photographs are now cataloged and will be permanently preserved at the University of Pittsburgh in Erroll’s hometown!

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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MUSIC

PRE-ORDER THE ALBUM NOW!

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.

EVENTS

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.

Geri Allen

Geri Allen

Jason Moran

Jason Moran

Christian Sands

Christian Sands

Jimmie Cobb

Jimmie Cobb

Russell Malone

Russell Malone

Darek Oles

Darek Oles

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.

Geri Allen

Geri
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.

Steve Rosenthal

Steve Rosenthal
Four-time GRAMMY Award-winning producer and restoration specialist and owner of Magic Shop studio that digitized and restored Erroll Garner's Archive.

Jocelyn Arem

Jocelyn Arem
Panel moderated by Erroll Garner Jazz Project Manager and Ethnomusicologist Jocelyn Arem, Library of Congress and ASCAP Award-winning multimedia producer.

Jim Costello

Jim Costello
Monterey Jazz Festival Board Member -- who also attended the original Concert By The Sea!

PRESS

PRESS RELEASES

June 15, 2015: Sony Legacy Press Release for Erroll Garner Microsoft Word format

June 15, 2015: Sony Legacy Press Release for Erroll Garner PDF format

PRESS CONTACTS

Erroll Garner Jazz Project
Jocelyn Arem, Erroll Garner Jazz Project Manager, +1 (412) 301-7016,
jocelyn(at)errollgarner.com http://errollgarner.com

Legacy Recordings/Media Relations
Gabby Gibb, Media Relations, +1 (212) 833-4597 Gabby.Gibb(at)sonymusic.com, http://LegacyRecordings.com

University of Pittsburgh
Sharon Blake, University of Pittsburgh News Services +1 (412) 624-4364, blake(at)pitt.edu, http://music.pitt.edu/graduate/jazzstudies

Licensing Opportunities
Modern Works Music Publishing
+1 (646) 494-7131, licensing(at)ModernWorksMusicPublishing.com

All Proceeds Benefit Community-Based, African American Jazz Programs

Erroll Garner's catalogue of newly discovered, never-before-heard music is now after many years being restored and released by Octave Music Publishing. Proceeds will benefit community-based, African American jazz programs.

Erroll Garner’s Complete Multimedia Archive Going to Pittsburgh!

Renowned virtuoso Jazz pianist Erroll Garner’s career-spanning archives including recordings, memorabilia, and photographs are now cataloged and will be permanently preserved at the University of Pittsburgh in Erroll’s hometown!

Licensing Opportunities
Modern Works Music Publishing
+1 (646) 494-7131
licensing(at)ModernWorksMusicPublishing.com