The Pre-Thanksgiving Jazz Event
They're Coming - The Provisional String Quintet
The Provisional String Quintet will be joining The Altered Presence Jazz Band on stage at Alvas Showroom November 23. The string quintet will add wonderful color and energy to Bruce's original jazz material the ensemble will be performing. Don't miss this pre-Thanksgiving jazz event -
The Provisional String Quintet: Jeniffer Holly - Violin. Heather Shohet - Violin. Eve Ahlers - Viola. Ryan Mraz - Cello. Matt Overholser - Double Bass.
The Altered Presence Jazz Band: Bruce Baker - Piano/Composer. Teresa Sanchez - Upright Bass. Alex Smith - Drums/Percussion.
"What I love about Bruce's music is that it's hip as hell but completely accessible. So much melody and feel. He composes and performs these fresh, infectious gems that make your toes tap and your soul smile." Love and Faith LAF!
- Writer, director, and songwriter
A fine jazz pianist and uniquely talented composer; Bruce Baker’s songs and his playing sound unlike anyone but himself for he has developed his own fresh musical voice. “I want to compose jazz riffs and vocal charts that people want to sing and remember.” Genres: Straight Ahead/Bop/Blues/Bossa/American Songbook Style and more.
The APJazz Band plays Jazz Riffs, Standards, Blues, Bop, American Song Book Classics and more. Hear recordings on the Jazz Music page
The APJazz Band plays Bruce's original jazz compositions - instrumental and vocal - in a style uniquely his own. Listen to the compilation video below and his original albums on the Orig Music page.