Tony Bennett called Aaron Weinstein "the Groucho of the violin". Jazz guitar legend Bucky Pizzarelli called Aaron Weinstein "a perfect musician". Other people call Aaron Weinstein a little odd.  In his show, VIOLINSPIRATION!, lactose intolerant jazz violin virtuoso and humorist Aaron Weinstein presents his unique brand of swinging jazz standards with a healthy dose of sly wit.

"Rapidly establishing himself as one of his instruments rare jazz masters" (Don Heckman, International Review of Music), jazz violinist Aaron Weinstein has performed as a soloist at among the world's most prestigious concert venues including Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, top jazz clubs including Birdland and the Blue Note, and abroad at jazz festivals in England, France, Switzerland, Iceland, and Israel.

 

 

 

 

 

Aaron has performed and recorded with an array of jazz icons including: Les Paul, Bucky & John Pizzarelli, Dick Hyman, Dave Frishberg, Jon Hendricks, and Annie Ross, as well as musicians as varied as New York Pops conductor, Skitch Henderson and rock guitarist, Jay Geils.  He has written arrangements for artists including the Manhattan Transfer's Janis Siegel and Tony winners Christine Ebersole and Linda Lavin.  Additionally, Aaron is widely regarded as among the mandolin's leading exponents in the jazz idiom.