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Erwin Helfer

February 21 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Free

Erwin Helfer, a Chicago boogie woogie innovator and master, has been forging his own piano music legacy. Erwin has been playing and performing for over forty years. The sounds and personalities of past boogie woogie and blues pianists have nurtured Erwin’s musical growth. For many years, Erwin accompanied Mama Yancey, the wife of Chicago blues piano patriarch Jimmy “Papa” Yancey, and later recorded one album with her. He was also mentored and influenced by Cripple Clarence Lofton, Speckled Red, and Sunnyland Slim.

from the Hungry Brain website

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

The Hungry Brain
2319 W Belmont
Chicago, 60618 United States
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