Jeff Barnhart



Notch Visitor Center (1500 West Street ( Rt. 116), Amherst, MA 01002, Amherst MA)

Jeff Barnhart is an internationally renowned solo pianist, arranger, bandleader, composer, recording artist, educator, and entertainer. He began his career at age 14 performing in a Connecticut restaurant playing the classic swing, jazz and ragtime of the early 20th century. He’s gone on to lead multiple bands featuring the vintage music of the 1920’s and 1930’s, join in various small ensembles, teach in numerous academic settings, and perform in many clubs, cruises and jazz and music festivals around the world. His versatility, vast repertoire and vibrant energy shine through his mastery of the keyboard.