Fans of the pianist’s vivid imagination have been waiting for his solo move, and the impressionistic vibe of the new Arborescence is a sizable payoff. In a recital that stresses a commitment to mood over a show of chops, each of the pieces in his suite-like program are brimming with a sense of place. Boasting a bit of drama, a folkish ambiance, and an provocative sort of reflection, it’s just right for the seasonal change taking place outside.
Fri., Oct. 18, 9 & 10:30 p.m., 2013
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 16, 2013