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Tri-Valley Jazz Trio + Modesto Briseno

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Inklings

530 Main Street

Pleasanton, CA 94566

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--Introduction--


San Jose trumpeter Modesto Briseno will be appearing with the Tri-Valley Jazz Trio on May 18, 2018, at 7 PM. This jazz concert is free thanks to the sponsorship of Inklings Coffee House, Zelda Kohn, and the Pleasanton Jazz Society. Come early to guarantee a seat in the Common Room at Inklings Coffee & Tea.


--About the Guest Star--


Modesto Briseno has been in the Bay Area jazz scene for many years. He was well-known in the area in the late 1990s, playing with local legends in the South Bay. He played at the first major Tri-Valley Jazz Trio performance on September 8th, 2017.


--The Group--


The Tri-Valley Jazz Trio itself includes James Hall (piano), Matt Finders (bass), and Kelly Fasman (drums).


--James Hall--


James Hall is a 13-year-old pianist from Pleasanton, California. He already has three CD's and regularly plays with Matt Finders, Kelly Fasman, and other local musicians. Specifically involved in jazz, James Hall has made significant progress in the last few years and now plays regularly at the Inklings concerts. To learn more about James Hall and listen to audio, head to www.jameshalljazz.com.


--Matt Finders--


Matt Finders, an older musician, has played trombone for years at the top level of music, having played for seventeen years with the Jay Leno show and numerous other bands in New York City and Los Angeles. He has since settled in the Tri-Valley region and launched JazzLabb, an organization dedicated to teaching younger musicians how to improvise. You can listen to recordings and sign up for JazzLabb via www.jazzlabb.com.


--Kelly Fasman--


Kelly Fasman is an exciting drummer from the Tri-Valley area. She has created a large pool of jazz drummers locally, and has been a member of the Tri-Valley Jazz Trio since the September 8th concert.


--Sponsors--


The Tri-Valley Jazz Trio is sponsored by the Pleasanton Jazz Society, a group of 70 jazz enthusiasts in Pleasanton and the surrounding area. If you want to get in touch, head to this link: Web link or www.pleasantonjazzsociety.com.

The Tri-Valley Jazz Society has also included this event on the Events Calendar, and writes articles about jazz in the Tri-Valley. To subscribe or learn more, visit www.trivalleyjazz.org.

The Inklings Concerts (530 Main Street, Pleasanton, CA) are also sponsored by Zelda Kohn and Inklings Coffee & Tea.

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