Jeff Rupert ..saxophone, is featured soloist on dozens of recordings with artists like Maynard Ferguson, Sam Rivers, Dianne Schuur, Mel Torme and Benny Carter’s Grammy winning CD, Harlem Renaissance. Among others, he has worked with Benny Green, Ray Drummond, Kevin Mahogany, Nate Najar, Ernestine Anderson, Kenny Drew Jr and Judy Carmichael.
Said Ferguson, "from the moment I first
heard Jeff Rupert with my band, I considered him one of the great jazz players of today."
Richard Drexler is a bassist, pianist and composer/arranger who has performed with many of the biggest names in jazz. He has recorded with Bob Mintzer, Paquito d'Rivera, Jerry Bergonzi, Gato Barbieri, Claudio Roditi, Alex Acuna and others. Bass and drums TBA. Tickets $35 - $39 at the FST box office or call 941.366.9000 or online: https://tickets.floridastudiotheatre.org/single/EventDetail.aspx?p=42995
Food and beverages available.