Jazzheads 2018 Piano Festival: Dave Frank and Randy Klein at Club Bonafide
Jazzheads, one of NYC’s premier jazz record labels, is proud to present the first of a
series of upcoming mini-festivals featuring some of the greatest jazz musicians in NYC
in an intimate setting. Two top-tier pianists with different modern styles, Dave Frank and
Randy Klein, will present back to back shows at the beautiful Club Bonafide, 212 E
52nd St., 3rd floor. This is an opportunity to get up close and personal with two of the
hottest players in town! Join us for an evening of piano ballads and burners.
Dave Frank is one of the busiest jazz pianists and educators on the scene today. He
was an Assoc. Prof of Piano at Berklee College of Music from ’87- ’04, is the author of
Hal Leonard’s best-selling book series Joy of Improv, and currently directs the Dave
Frank School of Jazz in NYC. Dave co- founded the New York School of Jazz in 1989,
and studied with jazz legend Lennie Tristano from 1971-78. www.davefrank.com
Randy Klein is an award winning composer, pianist, record producer, music educator,
author. Awards: 2 Gold Records, 4 National Emmy Awards, Simons Public Humanities
Fellowship. Compositions: Fanfare For Jerusalem, For My People, Facing It, Dear John,
Dear Coltrane, Flambé Dreams, DATA. Author: Quickstart Guide To Songwriting.
Recordings: What’s Next?, Underground Romantic, Sunday Morning,
Kleinway@Steinway. Docu-Scores – Free To Dance (PBS), Beyond Tara – The
Extraordinary Life Of Hattie McDaniel (AMC), Richard Wright – Black Boy (PBS/BBC). .
Exclusive Steinway Artist. www.randyklein.com