Paul Thompson Trio (U.S.)Friday, May 19, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
Free RSVP 2017-05-19 8 p.m. 2017-05-19 America/New_York Paul Thompson Trio (U.S.) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City
Join us for an evening of jazz with the Paul Thompson Trio!
Paul Thompson is proud to have been a part of Pittsburgh’s jazz community for over 20 years. He can be seen performing locally with Roger Humphries, Sean Jones, Salsamba, OPEK, the Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra, and many others. In addition to sharing the bandstand with such greats as Milt Jackson, Jon Faddis, Marlena Shaw, and Geri Allen, Paul was bassist/musical director for trumpeter Maynard Ferguson as well as playing bass in saxophonist Stanley Turrentine’s last touring group. Paul is an adjunct music teacher at his alma mater: Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 Performing Arts School, as well as being a guest artist/lecturer at West Virginia University and West Virginia Weslyan College.
This swinging trio features:
Sky Visco – saxophone
Paul Thompson – bass
Marvin Irish – drums
May 19, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212