ROBERT TURNER -
Robert is a well accomplished pianist with many credits to his name. His style is like Erroll Garner, Gene Harris and Keith Jarrett. He plays many Jazz standards and popular tunes in his own style. Robert’s roots are Gospel piano chops from the Baptist Church. This is where Robert cut his teeth as a pianist. Along with this he got his technical training from LA City Collage and Sac State University.
Robert has been very blessed to have worked with: Chico Debarge, Stevie Wonder, Jon B, Ronnie Laws, Loose Ends, The House piano player for The "Steve Harvey Talent Show" in LA., Ndambi, Jaguar Wright, Nobility, Nikki Gilbert, Lena, Nysa Shaney, Glenn Lewis, Slum Villiage, Roshawn Patterson, Amel Larrieux, Charles Owens, John Heard, Alphonse Mouzon, Janet Du bois, Un wrapped all-stars, Kevin Toney, Ron Brown, Kharon Harrison, D-Notes, Ryan Cross, Stokely of Mint Condition, Madame D, Natalie Cole, Jazzzone and Byron Miller. Robert is now playing at the Melting Pot restaurant in Shanghai China (www.288meltingpot.com) and teaching at “JZ’s” school in Shanghai China.
• jz jazz fest big stage 2012 (video available on request)
• mao live house 2012 (video available on request)
• wai tan yuan summer music fest 2012 (video available on request)
• recorded a jazz version of "my girl" with the temptations (available on request)
• new cd’s "soul piano" and "china piano" available april
• Christmas cd now available on itunes (usa) "robert turner silent night"
• featured artist for shanghai symphony (solo piano concerts)
Robert Turner is one of the most requested piano players in Los Angeles. He’s also well versed with Neo Soul, 70’s Soul, Jazz, Gospel, and Fusion. He is a real warm musician who enjoys music and loves the Lord.