The next installment of the Listening Room is Tuesday, January 18 and features Knox Hubard, Tyler Crowley and Wells Hanley. The Michaux House 1133 W. Franklin St. 23220 (basement entrance on Birch) Door at 7:30 Show at 8:00 FREE Coffee by Apropos Roast…
Archives: wells hanley
Continued from part 1, we hear from pianist Wells Hanley, local musician and the new jazz piano professor at VCU.
Pianist and renaissance man Wells Hanley has begun his first semester as jazz piano instructor at VCU. In the second edition of “Nine Lives,” we learn a little about the man and what — as well as who — has shaped him as a musician.
With May flowers came a couple notable club gigs in Richmond this month, gigs that should stand the test of time.
It was a good week for seeing jazz at The Camel. Smack dab in the middle of three solid nights of jazz musics this past week was the Brian Jones Quintet.
Pianist Wells Hanley is taking over the job that Bob Hallahan is leaving after this semester. VCU’s Jazz Piano Instructor position is all his, and there’s no one who’s more qualified than him.