Richard Kahn Piano Duo CD with bassist Phil Mallory now shipping.

My piano duo CD with bassist Phil Mallory “You Must Remember This” hit the universe on January 18th, 2012. Look for it on iTunes, Rhapsody and at It contains popular selections from the classic film “Casablanca,” lushly arranged by Phil and Richard with top shelf musicianship.

1. As Time Goes By
2. It Had To Be You
3. Love For Sale
4. The Very Thought of You
5. La Marseillaise
6. As Time Goes By (Samba)

You Must Remember This

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Richard Kahn performs at the Los Angeles Country Club

Pianist Richard Kahn will be performing for the Wine Dinner Series at the Los Angeles Country Club, beginning January 15, 2012. The Series is currently scheduled for Saturday and Sunday nights, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM and features live music, cocktails, appetizers, dinner, dessert and, of course, a different prestige wine for each course. This marks the eighth year that Richard Kahn has been a part of this series. Dress is jacket and tie, no skirts above the knee.

Now that Amazon and the California State Legislature have temporarily taken off their gloves, my Amazon store is now officially reopening for all of your music-oriented gift needs at

The truce came after days of intense talks and will let the retailer wait at least a year to collect sales taxes from California customers. If Brown fails to sign the bill, a costly battle is likely.

September 10, 2011 By Marc Lifsher, Los Angeles Times

Reporting from Sacramento — The deal struck between the California State Legislature and late Friday was a “classic compromise,” even though it would deprive the state treasury of an estimated $200 million in sorely needed revenue, according to Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento.)

The truce was reached after days of intense negotiations and will allow the giant Internet retailer to wait until at least September 2012 to collect sales taxes from its California customers. Although the state Senate and Assembly overwhelmingly approved the bill, it awaits the signature of Gov. Jerry Brown, who has not said which way he’s leaning.

July 01, 2011 By Marc Lifsher and Andrea Chang, Los Angeles Times

Reporting from Sacramento and Los Angeles — Saying it won’t force California customers to pay sales tax on their Internet purchases, is severing ties with 10,000 small businesses and individuals here who funnel shoppers to the online bazaar through their websites.

The defiant action came hours after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that would have required Amazon to start collecting a 7.25% base tax on online purchases Friday because it has affiliates here that are paid commissions for steering shoppers to its website. Previously, only Internet companies with stores or operations in California had to collect the tax.

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Make your way to the world famous Annandale Golf Club for dinner and drinks this New Years Eve! Hosted by General Manager Bruce Pruitt and Clubhouse Manager Ian Prichard, the Richard Kahn Trio will be serving up New Years Eve classics. Formal attire is recommended for members as well as guests of members.

The EV6 Sextet releases its new recording “2+2+2″

Pianist Richard KahnFaculty members from Los Angeles Valley College and East Los Angeles College join forces with Richard Kahn to record the EV Sextet jazz album entitled 2 + 2 + 2.

Featuring jazz, Latin, funk and rock arrangements by Robert Dawson, Richard Kahn performs with guitarist Dan Ferguson, bassist Jeff Takaguchi, drummer Robert Dawson, trombonist Michael Julian, and saxophonist Larry Cavelli. Their sold-out performance at Altadena’s infamous Coffee Gallery drew an audience from the San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.

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For booking information contact richardkahnmusic.
To purchase this CD, click HERE.