Release the Penguins Jazz Quartet
August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$20.00
Release the Penguin’s repertoire covers a wide spectrum of music from modern jazz standards to rare finds and originals. The members of Release the Penguins Jazz Quartet (RTPJQ) are: Joe Gold (piano), Brian Burke (tenor sax and drums), Art Amuso (bass), and Gary Miller (vibraphone). The individual members of RTPJQ have been performing with each other in a variety of settings stretching back over many years, with Joe and Gary first performing together in a jazz quartet in Williamstown during the 1970s. Brian, Joe, and Gary have performed in several musical contexts, including the Jazz Merchants and Doctor Jazz. Gary and Brian have performed together as a sax and vibraphone duo and have worked with the Olga Dunn Dance Company. Art and Gary worked together for many years in various trios and quartets and as The Miller & Amuso Jazz Duo.