NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Grammy-award winning jazz pianist and Milltown native David Kikoski is performing with the Vincent Herring Quartet on Thursday, September 12 at Tavern on George. Showtime is 8 p.m. Kikoski began playing piano at the age of six and moved on to playing in rock and jazz bands throughout middle and high school before attending the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
His career began after graduation in New York City and includes performing on more than 100 records and CDs. Kikoski has 14 of his own records and won a Grammy Award with Charles Mingus Big Band. He also has a Grammy nomination with the Roy Haynes Quintet. In addition to his performances, Kikoski gives clinics at the Rutgers Universtiy Jazz Program.
Reservations are recommended for the Thursday evening performance according to Tavern on the George's website. The showTavern on George is located at 361 George Street.