Tue Dec 19, 2023
George Winston’s expressive, improvisational playing style and mesmerizing presence have made him a winter audience favorite at Orchestra Hall. He has 16 solo piano albums to his credit, including NIGHT on RCA Records, featuring the singles Beverly and Hana (A Flower For Your Heart). Winston has carved out a style all his own with influences from jazz to Hawaiian slack key guitar, and he has composed some of the most beloved piano and guitar music of the last four decades—so settle in for a very special evening.
The Minnesota Orchestra does not perform on this program.
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George Winston is undeniably a household name. He’s inspired fans and musicians alike with his singular solo acoustic piano songs for more than 40 years while selling 15 million albums. For Winston, a tireless road warrior, live performance is akin to breathing. Winston’s music is evocative, offering listeners a chance to take a step back from their perpetually busy lives and let their minds adventurously wander. His latest album, NIGHT, is where things truly come alive for Winston. Whether on a performance stage, in a midnight recording session, practicing late at night, driving solo through urban city spaces, or witnessing nature grow under the moonlight, Winston celebrates his renowned 50-year career with this interstellar new recording.
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- Wheelchair & Accessible Seating
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