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Renowned Jazz-Classical Pianist/Composer, Billy Childs


Billy Childs has been called "the most American composer since Aaron Copland." His musical marriage of jazz, classical and popular music styles is showcased in "Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro," which won Childs the most recent of his numerous Grammy awards.

(Broadcast: "Musicians' Spotlight," 5/28/15 & 9/3/15. Listen weekly on on the radio Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., or via podcast.)

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