Robert Pinsky Blends Poetry And Jazz In Latest Project

Robert Pinsky, left, and Laurence Hobgood. (Courtesy: Eric Antoniou)

Robert Pinsky, left, and Laurence Hobgood. (Courtesy: Eric Antoniou)

PoemJazz is a collaboration between poet Robert Pinsky and Grammy award-winning pianist Laurence Hobgood. They will be performing Friday, February 24 at the Regatta Bar.

Robert Pinsky is a Boston University professor, and of course, the former three term United States poet laureate. Hobgood is a composer, arranger, and pianist who has worked with jazz singer Kurt Elling for more than 17 years.


  • Laurence Hobgood, pianist.
  • Robert Pinsky, poet.


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