Renata Arrivolo Trio – Tribute to Geri Allen:
“Her compositions and improvisational ideas …tell stories, take you on journeys’-Andrew Lorien Colbourne Ave Renata a regular performer at Foundry return to the club for her first show of the year.
Renata has studied and worked with great pianists such as Aaron Goldberg and Kevin Hays Tonight’s performance will be a very special tribute to hugely influential jazz pianist and composer Guggenheim fellow Geri Allen who passed away on June 27, 2017, at age 60.
Hailed as one of the most accomplished pianists and educators of her time. Geri often collaborated with great jazz drummer Terri Lyne Carrington who said “the jazz community will never be the same again with the loss of one of its geniuses.
Renata renowned for ‘for the joy and generosity performances‘are moved to honor Geri’s legacy with this performance of Geri’s own music-a moving monument to this jazz giant.
Renata Arrivolo Piano Lloyd Swanton Bass Alex Masso drums