Mike Sweetland Quartet
Join bassist and composer Mike Sweetland as he celebrates his latest release Real Life Reel Time. A groove centric album with roots from East Bay funk to Brazilian chorro to jazz. It's a groove-centric blend that features the great drummer Jay Lane (of Primus, Charlie Hunter & Bob Weir fame), Grammy award winning composer and pianist Marcos Silva and percussionist and marimba maestro Dillon Vado.
Sulu y Sus Rebeldes
This group of Jazzschool Institute rising stars draws from many rich traditions, including Brazilian, Afro-Cuban and Latin music. Featuring Alejandra Carasco-Zanini; vocals/percussion; Sue Jewell, piano/vocals; Lu Salcedo, guitar; Mike Sweetland, bass; and Kevin Coleman, drums.