Kris Bowers On 'Piano Jazz: Rising Stars'
From prepared piano to quiet ballads, the pianist keeps a wide sonic palette in orbit.
Kris Bowers began his classical piano studies as a toddler in Los Angeles. In 2011, more than a few years later, he walked away with the top honor at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition — a major career boost for the Juilliard student. From prepared piano to quiet ballads, he keeps a wide sonic palette in orbit at the Piano Jazz studios throughout this set of tunes.