September 28, 2013
Multi-reed man Steve Heckman has been praised by saxophonists as diverse as Stan Getz, Charles Lloyd, and Pharoah Sanders. Steve brings together a top-notch group of Bay Area musicians to present an evening of jazz and originals. Featuring guitar wizard Terrence Brewer, reed-man Rob Roth, bassist Aaron Germain and drummer Bryan Bowman.
Steve Heckman has played Eddie Henderson, Howard McGhee, Chet Baker, Tom Harrell, Andrew Hill, Benny Green, Jessica Williams, Jim McNeely, George Cables, John Abercrombie, Cal Collins, Mimi Fox, Bruce Foreman, Jimmy Cobb, Eddie Moore, Donald Bailey, Pete Escovedo, Madeline Eastman, Kellye Gray, Buddy Connor, Frankye Kelly and more.
Terrence Brewer has shared the stage with vocalist and pianist Diana Krall, Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers), Gerald Albright, has worked with Mary Wilson (The Supremes), Darlene Love, Taylor Eigsti, Dr. Anthony Brown, Pete Escovedo, and has studied with the likes of Charlie Hunter, Duck Baker, Tom Patitucci and Mark Levine.
Rob Roth has recorded with with Peter Welker, Deborah Winters, Fred Randolph and Natasha Miller, and can frequently be heard with Michael Aragon at the No Name in Sausalito.
Aaron Germain, has performed with Yusef Lateef, Stanley Jordon, Andy Narell, Michael Wolf, Bonnie Raitt, Francisco Aquabella, Nguyen Le, Paul McCandless, Scott Hamilton, Alex de Grassi, John Handy, Melba Moore, Mary Wilson, Paula West, Gary Versace, Barry Finnerty, Calvin Keyes and Dwight Tribble.
Bryan Bowman has performed with Eric Reed, Mary Stallings, Matt Penman, and Deron Johnson (keyboardist for Miles Davis), Mark Levine, Larry Vuckovich, Peter Horvath, Jeff Chambers, Sheldon Brown, Randy Vincent, and Fred Randolph