. Often described as “the Janacek of jazz”, Viklicky has spent a lifetime exploring the music of Czech composer Leos Janacek (1854 to 1928), weaving his timeless Moravian folk melodies into the jazz idiom, much in the same way Swedish pianist Jan Johansson
. Equally at home in a straight-ahead context, Viklicky is one of the finest exponents of jazz piano on the contemporary jazz scene. Combining a dazzling technique with inherent lyricism and melodic sensibility, his concerts are always something special.
This is a rare opportunity to see one of Eastern Europe’s legendary jazz figures in an intimate setting.