Jazz pianist/composer Rick Gallagher returns in 2016 with a new soulful jazz piano trio holiday release. CHRISTMAS TIDINGS is a collection of classic Christmas songs and carols with fresh new arrangements. Performed in timeless fashion by a swinging jazz piano trio with percussion this album continues in the tradition of Vince Guaraldi and Oscar Peterson. The recording features Paul Thompson on bass, Thomas Wendt on drums, and George Jones on percussion. Please follow on Pandora, Spotify, Facebook or Twitter for lastest information. Release date 11-1-2016.
Welcome to the website of jazz pianist/composer Rick Gallagher. Please browse the music and videos on the site and contact me about bookings, composing, lessons, session work or other questions you may have.
This fall, I'll be playing at lunchtime on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at the US Steel Tower in town on Grant street. Also, most Saturday evenings I'll be at the critically acclaimed Pines Tavern restaurant in Gibsonia, PA. Please come out and listen, hope to see you!