August 28, 2021
Davell Crawford: Virtual Performance and Artist Talk
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Join us for a virtual concert and artist talk with Davell Crawford.
About the Artist:
Davell Crawford, a Steinway & Sons Artist, an all-around musical sensation, is one of the true genius wonders of the contemporary Crescent City music scene. Performing professionally since the age of seven, today, Davell rarely performs publicly but has enjoyed a wild widely acclaimed career as an entertainer. He emerged as a teenage piano terror and began to unfold his incredible talent before the world. He has toured the world for years performing to sold-out audiences and has been a committed advocate for the arts and young creatives from all genres of art. While touring and recording he’s also taught in schools, given masters classes and workshops about artistry, the importance of American Roots music – Traditional Jazz, Gospel, Country, Funk, Soul, and R&B. He continues inspiring young artists around the world providing opportunities through mentoring and his philanthropic work.
Hailed as “The Prince of New Orleans,” for his philanthropic and community work, Crawford has been awarded throughout the world as a musician and has performed extensively throughout the states and many countries including Spain, Italy, Switzerland, France, Russia, Finland, Dominica, Brazil, Morocco, and Portugal among others at festivals, concert halls, and clubs. Cited as one of the few musicians committed to keeping the piano sounds of New Orleans alive, he stands as one of the most versatile and most documented young pianists in America today. He has kept true to the music while adding a little freshness and vitality.