Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room

Jon Weber one of the most prominent music directors in New York cabaret performed his one man show at the Metropolitan Room last night. The acclaimed Milwaukee born Jazz pianist and composer lectured and played a program which demonstrated how jazz piano evolved over the last 115 years.

From Scott Joplin to Keith Jarrett Mr. Weber recreated the sounds and styles of the various pianists and showed how they influenced piano jazz over the years. Jon is the host of Piano Jazz with Jon Weber on National Public Radio and his recent album titled Simple Complex features his own compositions.

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Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Stephen Sorokoff & Jon Weber

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
EDa Sorokoff & Karen Oberlin

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Sean Harkness

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
EDa Sorokoff & Shana Farr

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room
Ervin Drake, Jon Weber, Joe Sirola

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Pianist Jon Weber Plays the Metropolitan Room

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Stephen Sorokoff Stephen is also the cabaret/ music and co-theatre editor of the Times Square Chronicles. He studied at the Manhattan School of Music. Besides being a pianist, Stephen’s business career was in the Fashion Industry. He was CEO of a textile manufacturing facility and President of an international textile machinery company. Stephen was on the Board of Directors of the “First All Children’s Theatre” which brought the Stephen Schwartz musical The Trip and Captain Louie to the Kennedy Center in Wash DC. His wife Eda, an interior space designer and classical pianist was on the Board of Barrington Stage Company and is still active at BSC. Stephen’s photographs, videos and articles appear on Broadwayworld.com, T2Conline.com and The New York Observer. He is active in the entertainment events at the Friars Club, where he is a member. email: stephen@t2conline.com


 
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