PHOTOS - High Resolution
photo by Bruce Martin
Booking Contact: Landers Pierce
Origin: Cleveland, Ohio
Years Active: 2004 - Present
Nick Smith, well known as a Jazz Pianist, is also skilled at several other musical genres including Latin, Rhythm & Blues, Rock, and Country. His imposing talent in diverse musical environments reflects Nick’s passion for excellence and his mastery of all aspects of his craft, from performing to composing to producing. Nick is devoted to providing performances that adhere to the correct form of the composition with persistently lyrical, stratospheric comping.
A partial list of artists that Nick has performed with includes Najee, Stevie Wonder, Queen Latifah, Kenny Garrett, Michel Polnareff, Kirk Whalum, Marcus Miller, Gary Bartz, Bill Summers, George Duke, Billy Higgins, and Eddie Harris. An alumnus of Berklee College of Music, Nick was a member of the Jay Leno Tonight Show Band.