Joe Barbato – solo piano
July 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Joe “Sonny” Barbato is one of New England’s great pianists and appears on numerous recordings with artists ranging in styles from jazz to country. Raised in Boston, Sonny has lived in Pittsburgh and New York City, playing alongside musicians Dave Budway, Jimmy Ponder, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Jennifer Jackson, Kenny Barron, and Marvin Sewell to name a few. While touring Europe and the States, he continues to freelance in the Boston and New York areas. Sonny is a fine bandleader who works with some of Boston’s top musicians in duo, trio and quartet formats.