2017 AJPC WINNER – THOMAS LINGER
American Jazz Pianist Competition’s 2017 Winner and UNC graduate. Thomas recently moved to NYC and is already working with some of the Premier Jazz Clubs, including a 5-night, side-man performance at Dizzy’s Club.
Thomas Linger, a lifelong improviser, has recently won the 2017 American Jazz Pianist Competition and is hitting the scene in NYC. He is a performer, composer, and teacher, having played throughout the east coast with his own trio and many other groups such as the Piedmont Triad Jazz Orchestra, the Chad Eby Quartet, the Steve Haines Quartet, and many more. Thomas is featured alongside renowned guitarist Peter Bernstein on Steve Haines’ most recent album Secret Stash, released February 2017.
For more information: thomaslinger.com