November 2, 2011 11:00 PM

Jazz Town | With virtuosity aplenty, pianist Peter Nero’s playing serves the melodies

When Peter Nero plays, it’s all about the melody. Other pianists might strip a song down to its chordal outlines and then go for their own giddy abstractions, but with Nero, who comes to the Folly Theater on Saturday, you can always hear exactly where you are in the melody.

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