JEFF LITTLE "Amazing Grace" LITTLE-002-CD
Jeff Little is an award-winning musician from the Blue Ridge
Mountains of North Carolina. With few exceptions, the piano does
not play a prominent part in Appalachian or Americana music,
and is rarely the lead instrument, but Jeff Little is an exception –
and a remarkable one. Jeff has not only been recognized as a
critically acclaimed musician, but also a true innovator in
Jeff stays busy traveling the country performing concerts with an
energy and dedication to his music that is evident at every show.
Performances include The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, The
National Folk Festival, American Piano Masters, The Barns of
Wolf Trap and many theaters, festivals and performing arts
centers. Jeff has been featured on National Public Radio and PBS
many times and has also taken his music around the world for
the US Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs performing in
Sri Lanka, Bahrain, Oman, France, and Tanzania. In 2014 Jeff
was inducted into the Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame. In addition,
Jeff is and Artist in Residence for the Popular Music Program at
Catawba College in Salisbury, NC.
“Jeff Little is a remarkable musician, steeped in the tradition of his
native Blue Ridge, yet also a virtuosic and eclectic innovator"
- National Public Radio
Gospel classics played by some of the finest instrumentalists in modern Appalachian music. Timeless songs like KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE, AMAZING GRACE, WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS, UNCLOUDED DAY etc. Highly recommended!