Friday, October 5, 2007|10:00 PM - 1:00 AM

The Ryan Kisor Quintet

featuring Sherman Irby

Ryan Kisor photo

Ryan Kisor


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


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


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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Willie Jones III


Born in Los Angeles, CA on June 8, 1968, Jones' earliest exposure to music was his father, Willie Jones II, an accomplished and notable jazz pianist, who offered ...

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