Jean-Michel Pilc (Piano)
An internationally renowned pianist, who has built an impressive reputation during 20 years in New York and through many tours around the globe, Jean-Michel Pilc has been living in Montreal since 2015 and teaches jazz and improvisation at McGill University. He has just released his 4th solo album, “Parallel” (Challenge Records). An improviser of impressive range and deep originality, his performances are always intense, unpredictable and high-flying.
“His densely harmonic reinventions of standards you thought you knew clearly shows a musical genius at work.” – Eric Brace, The Washington Post
“A dazzlingly inventive pianist.” – Nate Chinen, The New York Times