REVV Jazz & Wine Festival featuring The Rippingtons and Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers
The Rippingtons and Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers LIVE at Grand Tradition
Dynamic contemporary jazz group, The Rippingtons are ready to rip up the stage at Grand Tradition's Jazz & Wine Festival. Founded by guitarist, composer, and producer Russ Freeman, the group has produced twenty-two albums that all hit top 5 billboard status. The Rippingtons dive into pop, rock, world music, crossover jazz, jazz fusion, EDM, and R&B to create a unique instrumentation of contemporary, dramatic jazz. On their own, Russ Freeman, Dave Karasony, Brandon Fields, Rico Belled, and Bill Heller are gifted musicians, together they create a phenomenon.
As a very special double feature, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers will be co-headlining alongside The Rippingtons. Two-time GRAMMY nominee Mindi Abair has made her mark as one of the most recognizable saxophonists in the US. Her eight solo CDs have garnered ten #1 radio hits, seven top 5 spots, and two #1 spots on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Album Chart and GRAMMY nominations in 2014 for Best Pop Instrumental Album for Summer Horns, and in 2015 Best Contemporary Instrumental Album for her solo CD Wild Heart. Mindi is a incredible talent and exciting powerhouse saxophonist to see in concert.
August's Jazz & Wine Festival will feature The Rippingtons and Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers in addition to, Rebecca Jade, Ruby and The Red Hots, Jerome Dawson with Wazabe Blue, as well as Charlotte Littlehales.