Kevin Cole has delighted audiences with a repertoire that includes the best of American music. His performances have prompted accolades from some of the foremost critics in the United States.
Engagements for Cole include sold-out performances with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl and appearances with the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall and the National Symphony Orchestra at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
He has also performed with numerous prestigious orchestras including the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and Philharmonia Orchestra as well as across the US, and at the Ravinia, Savannah Music and Castleton Festivals.
Additionally, Cole is an award-winning musical director, arranger, composer, vocalist and archivist who received praise from Irving Berlin, Stephen Sondheim and members of the Jerome Kern and Gershwin families.
His discography includes Gramophone Musical Album of the Year, 1995, Gershwin’s Oh, Kay! with soprano Dawn Upshaw, his critically acclaimed solo piano release, Cole Plays Gershwin and his vocal/jazz trio album In the Words of Ira – The Songs of Ira Gershwin.
Role: Classical Artist