After performing all around the world the Tal Cohen Trio presents a new set of music at the Arts Garage influenced by Cohen’s childhood growing up in Israel before starting his travels around the world. Expect infectious grooves meeting traditional Israeli folk music, traditional jazz, and traditional Klezmer music.
Tal Cohen is a Grammy award winning pianist hailing from Israel who has received much acclaim during his young career. He was the winner of the Barry Harris National Piano Competition and was the recipient of the prestigious Freedman Fellowship award at the Sydney Opera House. Tal has played around the Globe with Terence Blanchard, Greg Osby, Ignacio Berroa and Joe Lovano, and he has performed at numerous festivals such as Jazzbez Jazz Festival (Ukraine), Detroit Jazz Festival, Melbourne Jazz Festival (Australia), Sopot Jazz Festival (Poland), and others. Cohen has become one of the most in demand pianists with his unique blend of Jewish melodies, traditional jazz Harmony and an impeccable rhythmic pallet forging a path to be remembered.