Join us and be inspired by the talented Nathan Bickart Trio featuring vocalist Gabi Cavassa, bassist Jenelle Roccaforte and pianist Nathan Bickart! The Trio combines a deep respect for jazz heritage with a desire to explore the ways in which this tradition has transformed into and supported related genres like R&B, funk, and hip-hop. Featuring Bay Area based musicians, the trio plays original compositions and jazz standards sure to brighten your evening and move your feet!
ABOUT SUNDAY SESSIONS: Our Sunday Sessions invite performers in to share their talents and our community in to enjoy and be inspired! Throckmorton Theatre is committed to fostering community and providing accessible, transforming musical experiences in intimate settings. Sunday Sessions are free of charge to the public. We pay a small stipend to performers, donations to support these events are gratefully accepted and help us keep the doors open. For further information you can contact us at SundaySessions@142ThrockmortonTheatre.org.
ABOUT NATHAN BICKART: Nathan Bickart is a pianist, composer, and educator based in Berkeley, CA. Classically trained since age 6, Nathan began to play jazz in high school and has been heavily involved in the Bay Area jazz scene ever since. Nathan graduated from UC Berkeley, where he studied both Ecology and Music and learned from Bay Area piano greats Myra Melford, Peter Horvath, Gini Wilson, and Frank Martin. His music combines eclectic influences ranging from hip-hop to bluegrass, from Bill Evans to Robert Glasper