Jazz pianist and composer
著名爵士钢琴家、作曲家，曾任李宗盛、莫文蔚的键盘手，现任著名摇滚音乐人崔健的键盘手。师从爵士钢琴家Harold Danko、作曲家Fred Sturm，曾在Fred Sturm领导下的Eastman Jazz Ensemble担任钢琴手，并演奏自己的原创作品。该乐队被DownBeat杂志评为北美地区年度最佳大乐队。他的三重奏乐队一直以来也是中国爵士乐的中坚力量，演出遍及国内外，多次受邀参加国际音乐节和音乐会。夏佳作为国内首屈一指的爵士钢琴家与众多国际一线的音乐家合作演出如，Antonio Hart、Ryan Kisor、Yannick Rieu、Erick Truffaz、Chieli Minucci.
|Jia Xia is a famous jazz pianist and composer. He once acted as the keyboarder of famous singer Jonathan Lee and Karen Mok, and now is the keyboarder of rock musician Jian Cui. He studied with jazz pianist Harold Danko and composer Fred Sturm, and played piano in Eastman Jazz Ensemble, which is led by Fred Sturm and regarded as the “annual best band”in north American area by DownBeat. His trio band has been the hard core of Chinese jazz music, and been invited to perform for international music festivals and concerts. As one of the best jazz pianists in China, he has performed with many international renowned musicians, such as Antonio Hart, Ryan Kisor, Yannick Rieu, Erick Truffaz, and Chieli Minucci.|