Chick honored his longtime friend and musical compatriot Herbie Hancock as Herbie received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor. Chick played with an all-star band, including Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette and Dave Holland.
Chick joined Stevie Wonder onstage in Los Angeles to play “Contusion,” from Stevie’s classic album Songs in the Key of Life. The three-hour concert also featured Herbie Hancock, John Mayer and many more.
Chick Corea & The Vigil at the Tokyo Jazz Festival — their first outing since the summer tour of the US, and the commencement of two-week series throughout Tokyo, including Chick’s first visit to Thailand.
The Vigil – Years of dreaming – 6 months in preparation and pre production – a year of tours around the planet – our final week at NYC Blue Note home base.
Tonight’s 1st concert of the duet with Stanley was a big blast – – – – great audiences response – – – I didn’t know what to expect – – we played very melodically tonight – – It was very intimate in the Fukui beautiful concert hall – – – we tried a lot of…