Pop fusion pianist Alex Navarro just released his first studio album, Closer Than You Think. Though Navarro is primarily a pianist, this album features acoustic and electric instruments ranging anywhere from strings and horns to the traditional guitar and bass. The music off this album is the type to be playing at the ending credits of a romantic comedy. Finding his way, Navarro has toured with such acts as Carly Simon and Queen Latifah and has been a session pianist for Rod Stewart and Art Garfunkel. He will be playing NYC’s The Bitter End for $15 on Nov. 19. alexnavarromusic.com.
Alex Navarro: A Pop Pianist
—by Ani Cutt, November 19, 2009