|Jay Lewis, Tom Keenlyside, Bill Saitta and Joe Azarello|
I had not heard Bill Saitta play Bass for over 8 months but tonight he continued to prove he is a student of the Bass and his music. Every year he seems to improve the level of his playing and this night proved that he has taken his musical game to an even higher level. Bill's approach to music including Jazz is far from casualty. He continues to be a student of music and takes nothing for granted. His solos tonight were thoughtful and perfectively constructed. It's no wonder that Bill is one of the most sought after Bassists in California!
Jay Lewis as usual was sparkling on Drums tonight. Jay is at the top of the list of skilled Drummers playing in Southern California and for good reasons. Jay never tries to over-shadow any members of the groups he plays with. He is supportive, and yet can hold his own with any Drummer when it is his time to solo. Besides his musical talents, Jay is a really good person and loved by all.
Joe Azarello was on Keyboard tonight and it was my first experience with him. He supported the
|Jay Lewis and Tom Keenlyside|
|Jay Lewis, Tom Keenlyside and Bill Saitta|