How could we not love Horace Silver? To those of you who do not know him, he was a jazz pianist, composer, and arranger but on top of all that, he was a pioneer of the hard bop style.
Benj Pasek and Justin Paul rocked it both on stage and on the big screen. Their first big hit was the Broadway musical “Dear Evan Hansen”, following the story of Evan Hansen, who invents an important role for himself in a tragedy that he did not earn.
Please raise your hand if you have not listened to this song. We all love it! But, just in case here is the link to the original song.
I do not think I am the only one who likes musicals. Some people give you a weird look when you said you like musicals, but there is no shame in liking them! Not everything is about “High School Musical” or “Annie”. There are musicals for all kind of tastes.
It is never easy writing about one of the greatest pianists of our time. André Previn sure has made himself a name in the music industry, and not only as a jazz pianist but he is also a great classical pianist and director.