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The Ryan Kisor Quintet

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Ryan Kisor

Trumpet

Ryan Kisor (Trumpet) was born on April 12, 1973, in Sioux City, Iowa and began playing trumpet at age four. In 1990, he won first prize at the ...

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Sherman Irby

Alto Sax

Born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Sherman began playing music at the age of 12, almost immediately recognizing that it was his life's calling. Upon graduating high school ...

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Peter Zak

Piano

These are things of beauty on their own, and things of beauty in this trio’s capable hands. - Standards, DownBeat Magazine, July 2016   Peter Zak’s latest recording, ...

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John Webber

Bass

For generations, the Midwest has been a fertile ground for producing talented jazz bass players. St. Louis native Jimmy Blanton revolutionized the role of the bass during his ...

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Joe Strasser

Drums

Three exemplary recordings from the first decade of the 21st Century, all issued on Marc Edelman's Sharp Nine imprint, are closely tied to two important New York City ...

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