Pianist Keith Jarrett is an amazing jazz performer.
This is not exactly news to anyone who has been paying attention to jazz piano for the last four decades or so. Jarrett has been dazzling audiences with his solo improvisations for quite a while.
We were reminded of Jarrett's long career this week when NPR ran an appreciation of the musician on the occasion of his new album, an improvisation recorded in Rio de Janeiro.
If you don't know Jarrett, the NPR report is a good introduction to his music. The link is here.