Friday, May 16, 2014|7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

The Richie Vitale Quintet

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Richie Vitale

Trumpet

Born in Rochester, New York, on September 23 (also John Coltrane's birthday), Richard Vitale played with Miles Davis' drummer, Philly Joe Jones, at the early age of sixteen. ...

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Jerry Weldon

Tenor Sax

"A thoughtful soloist whose subtle swing has plenty of fiber" is how Ira Gitler described tenor saxophonist Jerry Weldon in The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz. A native New ...

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Lou Rainone

Piano

Pianist Lou Rainone, a native of Baltimore, MD., performed regularly with his trio and quartet primarily in Baltimore and Washington DC jazz venues until moving to New York ...

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Paul Gill

Bass

Bassist Paul Gill is veteran of the New York jazz scene and is recognized for his buoyant, swinging bass lines and virtuosic arco solos. When Gill arrived in ...

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Clifford Barbaro

Drums

A veteran of the jazz scene, he has performed and recorded with numerous major artists over the years including Betty Carter, Charles Tolliver, Jon Hendricks, John Hicks, Lionel ...

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