Wednesday, October 17, 2007|9:30 PM - 12:30 AM

The Tardo Hammer Trio

featuring Leroy Williams

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Tardo Hammer


Born in Queens, New York in 1958, Tardo Hammer began playing piano at age 5, and after dabbling with clarinet and guitar, returned to piano at age 13. ...

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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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Leroy Williams


A journeyman who is well regarded by his peers but seldom acknowledged by critics or the listening public, Leroy Williams has played in the bands of many of ...

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