The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration featuring Will Ackerman, Barbara Higbie and Liz Story

The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration featuring Will Ackerman, Barbara Higbie and Liz Story

$27/Adv $32/Door No Comp Tix Doors at 8:30 PM “… like a jolt of bright sunlight…” – The Los Angeles Times Celebrate the wintry holiday season with Windham Hill artists in the warm intimacy of Kuumbwa Jazz Center. Led by fiddler/pianist/vocalist Barbara Higbie, whom writer Derk Richardson described as “a jazz pianist who can write and sing like Laura Nyro and Carol King…” Higbie’s musical associates have included Bonnie Raitt, Bobby McFerrin, and Carlos Santana, and she leads the ensemble with Grammy-nominated pianist Liz Story; Grammy-nominee, acoustic guitarist Will Ackerman; acoustic guitarist/multi-instrumentalist Todd Boston, who expands the group’s sonic palette with his inventive use of wood flutes and exotic percussion; and cellist Lewis Patzner (from the trio Judgement Day). “It’s a show made for people who want to celebrate the season in their own unique way,” Higbie...
The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration featuring Will Ackerman, Barbara Higbie and Liz Story

The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration featuring Will Ackerman, Barbara Higbie and Liz Story

7:00 PM SOLD OUT! Click on the blue Buy Tickets button to purchase 9:00 PM tickets! $27/Adv $32/Door No Comp Tix Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM (change to 8:30 PM for 9:00PM concert) “… like a jolt of bright sunlight…” – The Los Angeles Times Celebrate the wintry holiday season with Windham Hill artists in the warm intimacy of Kuumbwa Jazz Center. Led by fiddler/pianist/vocalist Barbara Higbie, whom writer Derk Richardson described as “a jazz pianist who can write and sing like Laura Nyro and Carol King…” Higbie’s musical associates have included Bonnie Raitt, Bobby McFerrin, and Carlos Santana, and she leads the ensemble with Grammy-nominated pianist Liz Story; Grammy-nominee, acoustic guitarist Will Ackerman; acoustic guitarist/multi-instrumentalist Todd Boston, who expands the group’s sonic palette with his inventive use of wood flutes and exotic percussion; and cellist Lewis Patzner (from the trio Judgement Day). “It’s a show made for people who want to celebrate the season in their own unique way,” Higbie...
Windham Hill Winter Solstice 2013: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

Windham Hill Winter Solstice 2013: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

SOLD OUT! $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Radiology Medical Group“… full of life and brilliant…” – San Francisco Chronicle The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration has become an annual event featuring three popular Windham Hill artists: pianist Liz Story, a three-time Grammy nominee; fiddler/pianist/vocalist Barbara Higbie, also a Grammy nominee; and Celtic harpist Lisa Lynne, a multi-instrumentalist specializing in traditional folk instruments. Multi-instrumentalists George Tortorelli and Aryeh Frankfurter provide additional support, expanding the group’s sonic palette with everything from bamboo flutes to exotic percussion. For more than a decade, these performers have made the Winter Solstice project an exuberant event for everyone to enjoy during the holiday season. www.barbarahigbie.com www.lizstory.com...
Winter Solstice 2012: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

Winter Solstice 2012: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

SOLD OUT! Friday, December 21, 7:00 PM Winter Solstice 2012: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter $25/Adv $28/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM No Jazztix or Comps “… energy and enthusiasm… like a jolt of bright sunlight.” – Los Angeles Times Winter Solstice is original holiday music with uplifting, joyful and warm-hearted repartee, featuring three top Windham Hill artists known for their cross-cultural influences. Pianist Liz Story, a three-time Grammy nominee, fiddler/pianist/vocalist Barbara Higbie, also a Grammy nominee, and Celtic harpist Lisa Lynne, who is a multi-instrumentalist specializing in traditional folk instruments. The performers create a show that gives focus to dreams of positive change in the world. Multi-instrumentalists George Tortorelli and Aryeh Frankfurter provide additional musical support. Celebrate the Winter Solstice with an evening of heartfelt, holiday music!...