Arts + Culture,
Jun 12, 2018 - Jun 12, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Agnes Katz Plaza
667 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, Pa 15222
Kevin Howard is a world class keyboardist, writer, composer, producer, and businessman. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Kevin is President and CEO of Key Chapter Entertainment a company which includes full service recording and production.Kevin has received several awards which include three “Best Jazz Performer Awards” from renowned local urban radio station WAMO; the WQED Harry Schwab Excellence in the arts award; Best Jazz Performer Champions Association; Pittsburgh City Paper “top three jazz performers”. Kevin, along with his band served as the Pittsburgh?s WJJJ Smooth Jazz Band for more than two years, performing at various events sponsored by the radio station.
Kevin recently toured with and was the musical director for jazz saxophone legend Ronnie Laws, also recorded and performed with saxophonist Marion Meadows, Jonathan Butler, Norman Connors, Lonnie Liston Smith, Najee, and George Benson. In addition has shared the stage with Roy Ayers, Pieces of a dream, Joe McBride and John Legend.
Kevin also headlined concerts in Parkersburg, WV Jazz on the Green and Mid-Ohio Valley Multi-culture Festival, Jazz under the Stars Harrisburg PA, International Festival Baltimore MD., National Urban League Convention, and several venues nationwide.