Craig Taborn is an award-winning pianist, bandleader and sideman. His technical skills, intellectual curiosity and stylistic versatility have earned him collaborations with a range of recognised masters in contemporary jazz. From his professional debut with the James Quartet as a student, Taborn branched out to include synthesizers and organ, and subsequently drew many musicians into his orbit.
Rightly acclaimed as one of the most impressive and imaginative pianists, this artist has played everything from hard bop to avantgarde fusion and electronica, sitting comfortably in any situation and bringing his distinctive style to all these genres. His stylistic flexibility, tenacious exploratory attitude and superlative technique make him a leading figure in contemporary music.