Ron WilsonUpcoming Performances
Ron Wilson Meets the Bassists
Featuring Paul Thompson
In his “Meet the Bassist” series, guitarist Ron Wilson features some of Pittsburgh's finest acoustic bass musicians. The ensemble plays in the intimate "supper club" jazz style made popular during the 1950's by artists such as Jim Hall, Kenny Burrell, Ed Bickert and Barney Kessel.
Presented as a duo, trio, or quartet, with added drums and/or saxophone, be sure to stop in and enjoy these performances in various clubs around Pittsburgh.
Friday, June 27, 2014
Paul Thompson is one of Pittsburgh's own fine musicians. He has performed with many jazz greats including Stanley Turrentine, Maynard Ferguson, and George Benson. Visit Pauls site at www.paulthompson.us.
Charlie Sanders at Nine on Nine
A Pittsburgh native, Charlie G. is a graduate of Duquesne University School of Music and specializes in jazz and jazz standards. He has entertained in some of the most popular clubs and restaurants int he area for nearly 30 years. Charlie G. hosts some of Pittsburgh's finest jazz talents each Monday at Savoy Restaurant in Pittsburgh's Strip District.
A member of SAG and AFTRA, he is also a prominent fixture in the acting community. He hosted his own television game show called "The Magic Touch", had credited parts in HBO's "Criminal Justice" and NBC's "Stuck with Each Other".
Saturday June 28, 2014
Visit Charlie's site at www.charliegsanders.com