Tal Cohen blends Jewish melodies, traditional jazz harmony and an impeccable rhythmic palette in this exclusive solo performance.
Tal Cohen is an Israeli jazz piano player (based in the US) infusing jazz and traditional Jewish music.
In recent times, Tal has featured on a 3x Grammy-winning album as well as extensive touring around the Globe.
In 2017, Tal Performed to a sold out crowd at the Sydney Opera House. The concert was televised nationally and received over a million views on different online platforms.
Cohen was also the winner of the Barry Harris national piano competition held at the Detroit Jazz festival and was awarded $15,000 as the winner of the Freedman Fellowship held to a sold out crowd at the Sydney Opera House.
In 2017, Tal returned to the Sydney Opera house and Performed to a sold out crowd once again. The concert was televised nationally and received over a million views on different online platforms.
Cohen’s newest album ‘Gentle Giants’ features jazz legends Robert Hurst and Greg Osby and has received overwhelming reviews as well as 4 stars from the acclaimed ‘Downbeat Magazine’ and was recognised as one of the best jazz albums of 2018.
Tal performs at jazz festivals and clubs around the world with the Greg Osby Quartet as well as Terence Blanchard, Randy Brecker and Joe Lovano, to name a few.
With his own group Tal has had the pleasure of playing the Detroit Jazz festival, Melbourne Jazz festival, Reno jazz festival, Miami Jazz festival, Guatemala Jazz festival and many more.