Called “my hero” by the legendary Wynton Marsalis, 13-year-old Joey Alexander is one of today’s most talked-about jazz artists. This three-time Grammy nominee is fearless at the keyboard, performing classic songs and original compositions with a deft touch and adventurous spirit.
Make it a double! Come early for even more great music. Join us for Happy Hour at Ovations in the Holland Center from 5:00 PM until showtime, and enjoy live local entertainment from the Omaha Conservatory of Music’s Bryce Dantzler and Candace Gould. Plus, get deals on drinks and appetizers!MORE
Wynton Marsalis calls 13-year-old Joey Alexander “my hero.” The three-time Grammy nominee at the keyboard. Alexander performs a range of classic songs with a deft touch and adventurous spirit. This is an inspirational must-see for jazz piano fans everywhere!
Alexander has been featured on CBS' award-winning show, “60 Minutes” alongside his mentor Wynton Marsalis. He has also appeared on the ”Today Show” and “NBC Nightly News” and has been profiled in The New York Times, Vanity Fair and Town and Country magazine. His début album, “My Favorite Things,” has been widely celebrated.
“Magnificent not only for the child’s virtuosity — plenty of prodigies have outsized chops — but for the maturity and perception he brought” — Jazz Times