Throughout May we have more great performances coming up in the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio. If you're not a member of the Studio Club, consider becoming one - you could be sitting in our intimate studio, listening to world class music. If you are a Studio Club member, contact Arvida via e-mail or by phone at 303-446-7631 to reserve your seats for any of these performances.
Tuesday, May 13th at 7:00 PM: High School / Collegiate Series with Longmont High School "Rhythmaires"
Darryl Abrahamson directs the future stars of the Northern Colorado Jazz scene.
Friday, May 16th at 2:30 PM: The Brad Leali Big Band with Carla Helmbrecht
Denver-raised alto saxophonist and educator Brad Leali returns home to headline the 2014 Five Points Jazz Festival! We'll get a little sneak preview of Brad's show stopping group the day prior to the big show.
Pete Olstad & Gabriel Mervine - trumpets
Wade Sanders & Tom Ball - trombones
Brad Leali, Rich Chiaraluce & Pete Lewis - saxophones
Claus Raible - piano
Mark Simon - bass
Darryl Green - drums
Carla Helmbrecht - vocals
Monday, May 19th at 3:00 PM: The Dexter Payne Quintet
Dexter's new group is featured on his latest album, Pra Voce. Brazilian deliciousness from Boulder, CO!
Dexter Payne - clarinet and saxophone
Victor Mestas Perez - piano
Bill Kopper - guitar
Dave Willey - accordion
Raoul Rossiter - drums & percussion
Tuesday, May 20th at 7:00 PM: Bill Hill and Friends
Bill Hill has been the principal percussionist of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra since the early '80s. His Jazz group features a diverse lineup of improvisers capable of a great many feelings!
Bill Hill - drums & percussion
Rich Chiaraluce - saxophones
Neil Haverstick - guitar
Dave Hanson - piano
Ron Bland - bass
Nadya Hill - violin & vocal
Thursday, May 22nd @ 3:00 PM: Erik Deutsch & the Jazz Outlaws
Colorado educated, NYC-based keyboard wizard Erik Deutsch returns to town this month, performing two nights at Dazzle Restaurant & Lounge. His latest project, Jazz Outlaws, features a motley crew of New York and Denver’s top Jazz Funk players.
Erik Deutsch - piano
Steve Metzger - guitar
Benjamin Rubin - bass
Tony Mason - drums
Jon Gray - trumpet