KEVIN HAYS

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Jazz Pianist and composer Kevin Hays has now recorded over a dozen CD’s as a leader and has been featured on many recordings as a sideman. His recordings have been listed as among the ‘Top 40 Jazz Releases of the Year’ by Musician Magazine and praised by The New York Times. In the mid-nineties he began recording for Blue Note Records and made several critically acclaimed CD’s for that label.

Over the past 15 years, Kevin has performed widely with his trio that includes bassist Doug Weiss and drummer Bill Stewart. The trio’s first CD in 2001, ‘What Survives’ (recently re-issued on Hays’s own NDS Records) included arrestingly beautiful arrangements of classical works by Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann and Anton Webern along with his own compositions.

In addition to recording and touring with the trio, Kevin has long been considered ‘first call’ by some of the most prominent and influential musicians in
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KEVIN HAYS El Matador album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
El Matador
Post Bop 1990
KEVIN HAYS Ugly Beauty album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ugly Beauty
Post Bop 1991
KEVIN HAYS Sweet Ear album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sweet Ear
Post Bop 1994
KEVIN HAYS Seventh Sense album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Seventh Sense
Post Bop 1994
KEVIN HAYS Go Round album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Go Round
Hard Bop 1995
KEVIN HAYS Crossroad album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Crossroad
Hard Bop 1995
KEVIN HAYS Andalucia album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Andalucia
Hard Bop 1997
KEVIN HAYS Sangha Quartet ‎: Fear Of Roaming album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sangha Quartet ‎: Fear Of Roaming
Post Bop 2004
KEVIN HAYS Piano Works III: Open Range album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Piano Works III: Open Range
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2005
KEVIN HAYS What Survives album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
What Survives
Third Stream 2005
KEVIN HAYS For Heaven's Sake album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
For Heaven's Sake
Post Bop 2005
KEVIN HAYS The Dreamer album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Dreamer
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2007
KEVIN HAYS You’ve Got A Friend album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
You’ve Got A Friend
Post Bop 2007
KEVIN HAYS Variations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Variations
Third Stream 2011
KEVIN HAYS New Day album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New Day
RnB 2015
KEVIN HAYS Kevin Hays New Day Trio: North album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kevin Hays New Day Trio: North
Post Bop 2016
KEVIN HAYS Kevin Hays / Lionel Loueke : Hope album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kevin Hays / Lionel Loueke : Hope
World Fusion 2017
KEVIN HAYS Across the Sea album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Across the Sea
Vocal Jazz 2019
KEVIN HAYS Where Are You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Where Are You
Post Bop 2019
KEVIN HAYS Kevin Haynes Grupo Elegua : Ajo Se Po album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kevin Haynes Grupo Elegua : Ajo Se Po
African Fusion 2020

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KEVIN HAYS Live at Smalls album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at Smalls
Post Bop 2008

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KEVIN HAYS Kevin Hays & Lionel Loueke : Hope album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Kevin Hays & Lionel Loueke : Hope
World Fusion 2019

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