Jazz Tones Insights: Kevin Bales, Beyond The Neighborhood

Nov 17, 2018

Jazz Tones is your home for the latest and the greatest in straight ahead Jazz and African and Brazilian rhythms. Listen each Sunday afternoon from 3pm-7pm on Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK. Pianist Kevin Bales recently joined me on Jazz Tones. He is a pianist, teacher and composer. Kevin has performed with Wynton Marsalis, Louie Bellson, James Moody, Eddie Daniels, Marcus Printup and many others. He toured and recorded with vocalist René Marie for ten years. Kevin has performed at The Kennedy Center and Lincoln Jazz Series. and the Toronto and Edinburgh jazz festivals. Kevin's latest self release in collaboration with Vocalist Keri Johnsrud  is Beyond The Neighborhood: The Music Of Fred Rogers, which features his interpretations of music from the classic children's show.