Brad Mehldau

American jazz pianist, born 23 August 1970 in Jacksonville, Florida, has recorded and performed extensively since the early 1990s and he has also worked primarily with the same trio since 1995. He has a solo piano recording entitled Elegiac Cycle, and a record called Places that includes both solo piano and trio songs. Mehldau collaborated with the innovative musician and producer Jon Brion on Largo, released in 2002. His first album for Nonesuch Records, the solo recording Live in Tokyo, was released in 2004.