left side is still partially paralyzed by a pair of strokes
in 2018. “I don’t feel right now like I’m a pianist,” he said.
Credit...Daniela Yohannes/ECM Records
By Nate Chinen
Oct. 21, 2020
The last time Keith
Jarrett performed in public, his relationship with the piano
was the least of his concerns. This was at Carnegie Hall in
2017, several weeks into the administration of a divisive new
But this month Mr.
Jarrett, 75, broke the silence, plainly stating what happened
to him: a stroke in late February 2018, followed by another
one that May. It is unlikely he will ever perform in public