Tickets: $24 adv / $27 at the door
7:00pm - 9:00pm
An amazing group of talent! In tribute to the genius of Ray Charles, a swinging sextet of outstanding Bay Area musicians offers their take on some of the highlights from Ray’s amazing songbook. They put on a great show last year.
Tony Lindsay has 11 GRAMMY AWARDS on his mantel after spending two decades as lead singer of Santana.
Blues guitarist extraordinaire Chris Cain grew up in San Jose, studied music at San Jose City College, and over the next twenty years learned his way around clarinet, piano, bass guitar, and alto and tenor saxophone, not to mention developing fierce vocal chops.
Glenn Walters sang lead for two sensational Bay Area bands, the Hoodoo Rhythm Devils and the Zasu Pitts Memorial Orchestra. The San Francisco Examiner called his voice “as warm, furry, and comforting as a mink coat. You just wanna wrap it around you.”
Bassist DeWayne Pate graduated from the Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, moved north, and has since worked with an array of top Bay Area talents. He’s also a columnist for Bassics Magazine, and his instructional video.
Deszon Claiborne is the dynamic drummer for Clockwork and the Tammy Hall Trio, and Tony Lindsay’s Soul Soldiers.
Rounding out this powerhouse performance is Dave Matthews on keyboards. Dave has worked with James Brown, Bonnie Rait, Idris Muhammad, George Benson, Nina Simone, and is the leader of the Manhattan Jazz Quintet.
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Sutter Creek, CA