Alva Nelson is a multi-faceted musician who performs
and creates music that is diverse, sophisticated and exhilarating.
As a pianist, Nelson has performed with Lightnin’ Hopkins, Kirk Whalum, David “Fathead” Newman, Arnett Cobb,Tramaine Hawkins, Phyllis Hyman, Regina Belle, Eddie Harris... Read More »
Alva Nelson new album, Soul Eyes is a combination of mostly original compositions with some jazz classics. Nelson is a pianist with a great technique equally good playing the fast tunes like Synonymous Dichotomy or the slow ballads like Soul Eyes, Some other time and Song for Keisha.