Join Nicole Pesce for a survey of tunes from the progenitor of Harlem stride – Fats Waller! Best known for tunes like “Ain’t Misbehavin'” and “Honeysuckle Rose,” Waller was a prolific songwriter in addition to one of the world’s great pianists. In this session, Nicole will explore Waller’s innovative piano playing, his song-like melodic playing, and the playful tunes both well-loved and relatively unknown!
Fats Waller: Ain’t Misbehavin’
Nicole Pesce: I Got Rhythm