Chick Corea gave a concert in the Tchaikovsky Hall

Chick Corea in Moscow, 2011 year. Photos – Vladimir Korobitsyn

Chick Corea – again in Moscow.

In America, this artist is called a jazz legend.

The owner of 22 Grammy Awards gave the only concert in the Tchaikovsky Hall, performing works of his favorite composers – Chopin and Scriabin, Bill Evans and Telonius Monk, as well as his own improvisations.

“This is my tour tour. Yesterday I played in St. Petersburg. Today is here. There is still more month of trips all over Europe. But I like to come to Russia very much. Since the 70s of last century. I like your country, your audience. Here I feel at home,

– the musician admitted.

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In 1971, Chick Corea gave two modest concerts: at the House of Composers and at the US Embassy, ‚Äč‚Äčthen jamming with Soviet musicians. He visited Russia many times.

Once he gave a charity concert in the Great Hall of the Conservatory. The money went to repair the hall.

This time the American jazzman arranged something like a general performance, inviting spectators to the stage, then drawing their musical portrait, then improvising in 4 hands with those who own the instrument.

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