Performed live on a Steinway Model "B" Classic Grand (6' 11" size), this collection of newly recorded original solo piano performances showcase Andy Wasserman's signature Blues and Boogie sound, combining an expressive piano touch with an impressive technique.
These original compositions, arrangements and unique interpretations of traditional Chicago & Kansas City Blues and Boogie Woogie piano styles merge rhythmic invention and elegant harmonies, standing as a living tribute to the tradition of this American musical treasure, past and present.
Musical artist Andy Wasserman draws on an astonishingly diverse range of pan-stylistic sonic explorations in Jazz, World Music (West African, Asian, Middle East, Native American, Latin & Afro-Cuban, South American), Fusion, Funk, Hip-Hop, Electronica, Blues and Boogie, New Age, Gospel, and Adult Contemporary genres. As a full-time, lifelong professional pianist, composer, arranger, performer and producer, he has recorded 9 CDs and created numerous tracks for TV, Radio and Film for the NBC, CBS and ABC networks, and for Cable TV stations A & E, The Lifetime Network, The History Channel, The Travel Channel, TBS, Nickelodeon, The Turner Network and The Learning Channel.
A passionately devoted educator who had been teaching online since 2010, Wasserman is a certified instructor of The Lydian Chromatic Concept of Tonal Organization by George Russell (LCCOTO) and has presented his original arts-in-education productions in thousands of schools throughout the USA.
released June 29, 2018
Musical Artist and Jazz/Blues pianist Andy Wasserman is the composer, arranger, and performer on all tracks.