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The force of nature that is pianist Eldar Djangirov was bestowed on the Berks County community once again, this time by Reading Area Community College's Downtown Performing Arts Series in the Miller Center for the Arts on Saturday night. Eldar has performed both as a soloist and with his trio three times as part of Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest. This time, in place of his usual trio, he performed with bassist Massimo Biolcati and drummer Jordan Perlson, both formidable players who fit Eldar's style and spirit.

I anticipate each of Eldar's performances with considerable excitement. I can't think of another pianist who equals his power, intelligence, subtlety, inventiveness and, of course, technique. There's much to be said for classical Russian technique applied to jazz; it's a match made in heaven.  READ THE FULL Reading Eagle REVIEW