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Billy Childs Jazz Chamber Ensemble Featuring the Lyris Quartet at Vitello's Jazz & Supper Club


Vitello's Jazz & Supper Club
4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA


Sat, February 9, 2013
Two Shows - 8pm & 10pm

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Grammy-laden keyboardist Billy Childs could play a genre for every night of the week, and tonight it’s contemporary/fusion with windman Bob Sheppard Sax/flute, Electric bassist Jimmy Johnson and drummer Joey Heredia.

Billy Childs was born in Los Angeles on March 8th, 1957. Having demonstrated an aptitude for piano as early as age six, Childs developed rapidly, and at age sixteen entered the USC-sponsored Community School of the Performing Arts, studying theory with Marienne Uszler and piano with John Weisenfluh. In 1975, he entered USC as a composition major, graduating four years later with a bachelor of music in composition under the tutelage of Robert Linn....

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Keith Johnson uploaded this event on January 28, 2013