Three new concert dates to announce! Emily will be featured with Combo Nuvo at Dizzys Club Coca Cola, March 3, 2014. She will also appear with the NYU Jazz Orchestra at Blue Note Jazz Club, May 5, 2014, premiering original jazz compositions by Emily arranged for Big Band for the first time. On March 5th she will perform with her jazz trio at Brookfield Place in a concert being recorded for NPR Radio honoring Marian McPartland. www.brookfieldplaceny.com/Marian
The Broad Stage Show on February 22, 2014 has almost sold out so they have added a 2nd show at 9:30 pm the same night - tickets are going fast!
In May of 2008, WGN News Chicago produced a documentary piece called The Next Mozart? 6-Year Old Piano Prodigy Wows All. Since that date, the video has racked up over 25 miliion views! Congrats to Pam, Mike
Emily will be featured at the 35th Anniversary Gala for Camp One Step At a Time - a summer camp for kids with cancer. November 7th at the Chicago Cultural Center.
We are happy to announce that Emilys latest release Diversity has made it to the Number 1 position on the iTunes Jazz Charts. A great big Thank You to all the fans that made it possible.
Emily was interviewed on NPR Morning Edition.
Just posted on the ASCAP website - Emily was chosen to be featured for her film scoring music from the ASCAP/NYU Steinhardt FIlm Scoring Workshop in NYC.
Chicago morning TV show Windy City LIVE! welcomes Emily on Wednesday, August 6, 2013.
The full video of the WGN Story Girl With A Gift is now available to view online.
Listen and download Diversity by clicking the links below.
This special has been produced by the same team that did the story on Emily when she was 6 years old that has over 24 million views in YouTube.
Emily will be performing at Blue Note Tokyo as part of Quincy Jones - The 80th Celebration Live Gala Party on July 28, 2013.
Emily will be performing in a special concert honoring Quincy Jones and Claude Nobs on July 21.
Emily and her trio with special guest Zuill Bailey will be performing at Old Town School Concert Hall, Friday, May 10th - 9 pm.
The two close friends, Quincy Jones and Michael Caine, who share a March 14 birthday, will be honored at the April 13 Power of Love fundraiser in Las Vegas.
Emily\'s CD launch concert in Los Angeles, CA for her new CD, Diversity, produced by Quincy Jones for Concord Music has been announced - hope to see you there!
The first CD Release concert to be announced will be in NYC at Le Poisson Rouge on May 15th.
Emily is excited to be performing on March 9, 2013 with the Rockford Symphony Orchestra. Salute to the Big Bands: featuring a guest performance by Emily Bear. The concert will feature music of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Lawrence Welk and more.
The Event is titled, "An Evening Of Jazz", honoring 27-time GRAMMY-winning producer Quincy Jones and 18-time GRAMMY-winning producer/engineer Al Schmitt for their commitment to excellence and ongoing support for the art and craft of recorded music.
A benefit concert for the Rockford Public Schools music program at 8 p.m. May 11 at the Coronado Performing Arts Center. The district hopes to raise money to buy musical instruments for middle school students who might not be able to afford an instrument on their own.
Emily debuted 8 original works for orchestra. Click link to see video from the performance.
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