Emmet Cohen, Acclaimed Jazz Pianist Photo GalleryIn Celebration of Rabbi Kulwin
Prime Time presented Emmet Cohen, Acclaimed Jazz Pianist
photos courtesy Richard Bookbinder & Bob Singer
From the keyboard, Pianist Emmet Cohen explored the intersection of Jews and jazz, leading us into the life and work of some of the most important composers and, of course, playing their music.
Cohen, a Montclair native, is one of the most acclaimed young jazz pianists today, lauded by Downbeat, Jazz Times, the New York Times, and WBGO. The winner of multiple international competitions, he has played with many of the world’s most famous jazz musicians, in addition to performing as a solo artist, and fronting his own group, the Emmet Cohen Trio.
Emmet Cohen Wins the American Pianists Association’s Grand Prize
NY Times, April 7, 2019