Chick & Joshua Bell in the Studio

Chick and Joshua Bell in the studio

Joshua Bell, one of the world’s truly great violinists, invited Chick into the recording studio this week. Chick brought a virtuoso new arrangement of “Greensleeves,” which they recorded as a gorgeous duet showcase. Take a look inside the studio:

You’ve got tickets to see Chick & Wynton Marsalis…

Chick Corea & Wynton Marsalis

STARTING TONIGHT Chick & Wynton Marsalis Live! 3 FREE Live Concerts Streamed Direct from Jazz at Lincoln Center: May 16, 17 & 18 Watch it all here as Chick joins Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, featuring highly original new arrangements of the classic Chick Corea songbook. 16 May at 8pm EST – Set Reminder! 17 May …

Gayle Moran Corea to Sing This Month at Carnegie Hall

Gayle Moran Corea

Gayle Moran Corea, the only person to have performed and recorded with the Mahavishnu Orchestra and also Return to Forever (and, as it happens, Chick’s lovely wife) is singing at Carnegie Hall this month! The details: When: May 30 / 8pm Where: Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall Tickets: Available Here Gayle will join Mika & Richard Stoltzman for their much-anticipated …

Chick’s Jamming Workshop in Cincinnati

Chick Corea at his workshop in Cincinnati

The workshop in Cincinnati on Apr. 22 was fun. The high school students that performed were really talented. The best part of the day was the jams we had together. One student had heard that I liked to play the drums and so asked if I would play them – – so I got to jam with the jazz band …

Chick & Stanley Clarke + Special Guests at Catalina’s!

Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock at Catalina's

Stanley and I had a big blast last week at Catalina’s. We basked in our “acoustic jazz” roots and Señor Clarke was at the top of his bass game. Hubert Laws added such a warm dimension to the music with his beautiful flute sound and regal presence. Marcus Gilmore’s drumming carried and updated the legacy of his grandfather into the …

fun. Thanks Chick at the 55th Grammy Awards [video]

At the 55th Grammy Awards — where Chick picked up 2 awards, for Best Instrumental Composition and Best Improvised Jazz Solo — the band fun., in their acceptance speech for Song of the Year, took a moment to thank Chick! Watch the video now!

Chick Previews the Vigil Setlist [New Album + Tour 2013]

Chick Corea & The Vigil

Chick Corea asked: which songs do you want to hear The Vigil play? Chick’s got a stack of new compositions for his brand-new band, including a new studio album. For live performances, the band will also play some Corea Classics. Here, Chick gives you a preview! Chick Corea & The Vigil: Chick Corea – keyboards Tim Garland – saxophone Charles …

Chick & Gary Burton Thank-You Cam at the 2013 Grammys

Chick and Gary Burton take a turn on the Thank-You Cam, backstage at the 2013 Grammy Awards! Chick & Gary Burton are winners this year for their album Hot House: Best Instrumental Composition, “Mozart Goes Dancing” Best Improvised Jazz Solo, “Hot House”

UPDATE: Chick Earns 2 Awards at 2013 Grammy Award Ceremony

[UPDATE:] Chick took home 2 Grammy Awards at the pre-telecast ceremony this evening! Best Instrumental Composotion, “Mozart Goes Dancing” (from Hot House with Gary Burton) Best Improvised Jazz Solo, “Hot House” (from Hot House with Gary Burton) Chick will be performing at the Grammys®! Catch Chick on the Grammy telecast, with Stanley Clarke and Kenny Garrett, in honor of Dave …

Chick Nominated for 5 Grammy Awards!

Further Explorations and Hot House

Capping a year of stellar music, Chick is now up for five Grammy© Awards! The details: Best Improvised Jazz Solo “Hot House” – Gary Burton & Chick Corea, soloists “Alice in Wonderland” – Chick Corea, soloist Best Jazz Instrumental Album Further Explorations – Chick Corea, Eddie Gomez & Paul Motian Hot House – Chick Corea & Gary Burton Best Instrumental …

Chick’s Big 70th Year — June ’11- June ’12

Chick in Tokyo

Even in a career packed with watershed years, Chick’s 70th stands out as a milestone. Let’s take a look at the numbers: Grammy Awards: 2 Best Jazz Instrumental Album: Forever, with Corea, Clarke & White Best Improvised Jazz Solo: “500 Miles High,” from Forever New albums: 6 Forever, with Corea, Clarke & White Orvieto, with Stefano Bollani Further Explorations, with …

Happy Birthday Chick!

It’s Chick’s Birthday! He’s spending it on tour in beautiful Rio de Janeiro. Help us wish him a resounding “Happy Birthday Maestro” — Leave your birthday wishes on Twitter, Facebook in the comments!