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TWO UPCOMING CONCERTS WITH AWARD WINNING GUITARIST TERRENCE BREWER
GUITARIST TERRENCE BREWER
PERFORMS AT CODA, SAN FRNACISCO’S NEWEST JAZZ SUPPER CLUB ON DECEMBER 12, 2009 AND AT THE LEGENDARY BACH DANCING AND DYNAMITE SOCTIETY DOUGLAS BEACH HOUSE ON JANUARY 17, 2010
(Alameda, CA, November 10, 2009) – Along with media and radio chart success (Brewer’s latest album ‘Groovin Wes’ reached #9 on the JazzWeek national radio charts in April 2008), Jazz guitarist Terrence Brewer has spent 2009 performing to sold-out crowds at the 52nd Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, the world famous Yoshi’s at Jack London Square, and SFJAZZ’s HotPlate Concert Series. This year Brewer also had the pleasure of being the opening act for vocalist/pianist Diana Krall for her N. California run at Mountain Winery. 2009 also meant performing with Dr. Anthony Brown, Pete Escovedo, Dave Ellis, and guitar legend Calvin Keyes this year.
Groovin’ Wes (2009, Strong Brew Music), a Wes Montgomery tribute project and the fourth album from Jazz guitarist Terrence Brewer, debuted March 2nd on the JazzWeek national radio chart at #18 and quickly began to climb, settling into the Top 10 a few weeks later. Brewer’s music is getting attention throughout the states, receiving reviews in JazzTimes and Billboard while Brewer has been honored with award including the SF Weekly Music Award for ‘Best Jazz Artist’, Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce ‘Artist of the Year’ and the Bay Area Blues Society ‘Best Jazz Group’ award.
THE TERRENCE BREWER TRIO PLAYS ‘CODA’ JAZZ SUPPER CLUB, Saturday, December 12, 10pm, $10
Saturday, December 12, 2009 marks Terrence Brewer’s debut at Coda, a new music venue and restaurant at 1710 Mission Street at Duboce Avenue in the Mission District of San Francisco. Coda, a musical term meaning the place you return to, is an intimate 70-seat restaurant and 200-person venue. Coda features an in-house Hammond B3 organ that Brewer’s trio will use highlighting some of the music from Brewer’s latest release Groovin’ Wes a Wes Montgomery Tribute album. Rounding out the trio are Tim Campbell (B3 Organ) and Micah McClain (Drums). Coda: 1710 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103, www.CodaLive.com, 415.551.2632
THE TERRENCE BREWER QUARTET PLAYS THE MUSIC OF WES MONTGOMERY AT LEGENDARY ‘BACH DANCING AND DYNAMITE SOCIETY’S’ DOUGLAS BEACH HOUSE IN HALF MOON BAY, Sunday, January 17, 2009, 4pm, $30
Sunday, January 17, 2009 also marks the first appearance for Terrence Brewer at Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society’s Douglas Beach House in Half Moon Bay. The Douglas Beach House is a legendary oceanfront live music club located in Half Moon Bay just a few miles south of San Francisco Bay. It is home to the Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society, a non-profit organization that has been presenting Sunday afternoon headliner Jazz and Classical Music with an ocean view since 1964. The Bach Society is a major contributor to the San Francisco live jazz scene by presenting national touring jazz concerts and classical performances in an intimate venue. Brewer will be playing music from Groovin’ Wes supported by Wayne De La Cruz (B3 Organ), Jim Grantham (Sax), and Micah McClain (Drums). Bach D&D: 307-11 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay CA 94019, www.bachddsoc.org, 650.726.4131
Winner – SF Weekly “Best Jazz Artist” Award
Winner – Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce “Artist of the Year” Award
Winner – Bay Area Blues Society “Best Jazz Group” Award
Cat Brewer (Director of Marketing/PR)
Photo Credit: James Knox