Miki Yamanaka

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Late Night

Miki Yamanaka

Next Performance: Sunday, November 17, 2019
add to calendar Add to Calendar America/New_York Miki Yamanaka 2751 Broadway, New York, NY 10025
Set Times:
10:30 pm
No Music Charge

Miki Yamanaka is a New York-based pianist from Kobe, Japan. She moved to New York City in 2012 and has studied Piano with Jason Lindner, Jeb Patton, and Fred Hersch, and Organ with Sam Yahel and Larry Goldings. In 2015 she was one of three pianists selected to participate in “Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead”, an intensive composition residency at the Kennedy Center. She earned her Master of Music degree from Queens College, receiving the Sir Roland Hanna Award. Miki has appeared in concert with many notable musicians including Steve Nelson, Seamus Blake, Jerry Dodgion, Victor Lewis, Rich Perry, Antonio Hart and Peter Bernstein. She holds residencies at Smalls and Mezzrow Jazz Clubs in NYC, and hosted a week-long tribute to Horace Silver in 2016 and presented her own music in 2017 and 2019 at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola. She is the current pianist in the Philip Harper Quintet, the Roxy Coss Quintet and the Antonio Hart Group. Miki recorded a mini album called “Songs Without Lyrics” in 2012, and has recorded a new album with Steve Nelson, Orlando le Fleming, and Bill Stewart in 2017, which was released by a Canadian label, “Cellar Live”, in 2018.

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