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Alex Wilson and Cesar Correa

Claire Martin presents a duo piano concert set by Alex Wilson and Cesar Correa recorded at the Pizza Express jazz club in Soho, London as part of the Steinway Piano Festival. The performance also features accompaniment from Elpidio Caicedo on bass and Will Fry on percussion. Alex Wilson has just released his 9th studio album 'Trio' his first with an acoustic piano trio and is well know for his love of Latin grooves. Peruvian pianist Correa studied classical piano at the Carlos Valderrama Conservatory in Trujillo and displays a romantic and lyrical edge to his playing in this set recorded on the opeing night of this year's Steinway Piano Festival now in its 5th year. Also, Claire will be chatting to musician, band leader and London's 606 jazz club owner Steve Ruby, who talks about the club's 25th anniversary celebrations.

1 hour, 30 minutes

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Sun 19 May 2013 23:00
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