Chris Jarrett (Pianist, composer)
Chris Jarrett (born 1956) is an American pianist and composer who has lived in Germany since 1985. Chris Jarrett is mainly performing as a solo pianist, with influences from classical music as well as from jazz improvisation. In addition to this, he is leading his quartet Four Free, and, since 2014, has begun extensive touring with the violinist Luca Ciarla and his quartet.
Chris Jarrett's older brother, Keith Jarrett, is considered one of the most influential living jazz pianists.
He was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania.