Liz is a three-piece instrumental outfit. Born as a backing band for a church pianist, they experimented with unconventional colors, textures and grooves to create a lush backdrop for classic hymns. Liz has evolved-performing original works offered by each band member. Sometimes delicate, others brash. Imagine Wes Anderson and Brian Eno collaborating on a western.
Ghost Tour is an exploration in simple melodies, ambient soundscapes and hypnotic grooves. The repertoire showcases original compositions from each of the three band members, along with sampled inspiration from other artists.
Three Loud is a jazz trio that performs classic works in the traditional style.
Graydon Peterson Quartet (GP4) is a modern instrumental "jazz" group performing original pieces and cover arrangements by Graydon Peterson, a bassist and composer based in Minneapolis.
Triosé [tree-o-say] is comprised of Vincent Rose (guitar), Jeremy Boettcher (bass) and Adrian Suarez (drums). With a strong respect to the tradition, they artfully weave classic jazz standards, contemporary pop tunes and original compositions with clarity and whimsical flare.
Richard Johnson is a renowned jazz pianist who rose to acclaim performing with Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra.