Nicholas Payton

Elected to the Hall of Fame

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    “One of the first things I checked out heavily when I got serious about playing music was Weather Report’s Heavy Weather,” Payton says of his early influences.

    The Evolution of Nicholas Payton

    There was a time, back in the mid-’90s, when trumpeter Nicholas Payton was being hyped as a Young Lion on the scene.…

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    Payton plans to revisit and re-orchestrate his first symphonic work with the goal of reorganizing it to reflect who he is today.

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    Joe Lovano—along with Ben Street and Andrew Cyrille—are set to stream a pair of performances this week.

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    Romain Collin took this photo from a cabin in Iceland, where the pianist stayed for weeks during the coronavirus pandemic.

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    During his concerts, Nicholas Payton frequently plays keyboards and trumpet simultaneously.

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