Manchester Music Festival welcomes internationally-famend classical musicians for five weeks of summer time concert events in the Green Mountains of Vermont, on Thursday and Saturday evenings. Aaron has been a staple of the New York jazz scene since 2007. His role as pianist and musical director for vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant, essentially the most arresting and genuine jazz vocalist to emerge in three decades, has enhanced his profile effectively past the jazz world. Diehl & Salvant’s musical partnership is one of the most fruitful in current memory.
Nicki was the recipient of two awards, a scholarship to Pan Pacific Music Camps on the age of sixteen, and first place within the 1992 Jazz Motion Society’s Annual Song Competition for her composition Come and Get It,” which is the opening track of Nicki and her sister Lisa’s debut CD, Awabakal Suite”. She was also nominated for the annual Australian Younger Achievers … Read More