The recording is a rare musical confluence. It is brightened by Jeffrey Biegel's performance history of the Gershwin and Ellington and fueled by his up-close-and-personal interactions with Keith Emerson and Neil Sedaka.
The unexpected death of keyboard legend Keith Emerson (a reported suicide) left many in shock. But two people in particular have had many reasons to take the loss particularly hard.
He was one of the titans of the genre, leading the charge for musicians of the time, and inspiring artists of the future.
The "Jimi Hendrix of keyboards" died Thursday night.
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Tobias Campbell shoots and edits Noan Chenfeld's video "I'm Just A Soul" just like a pro, employing the teen singer-songwriter's emotional delivery and bipedalism to make use of Central Park's beautiful snowed-under bleakness.