Greg Bandy- Drummer Greg Bandy was discovered by Charles Mingus at the age of 20. He has played with a plethora of prominent jazz artists over the last thirty-plus years: Joe Henderson, Betty Carter, Pharoah Sanders, Olu Dara, Curtis Fuller, Jack McDuff, Leon Thomas, Lee Morgan, Freddie Hubbard, Stanley Turrentine, George Benson, Yusef Lateef and many others. Mr. Bandy’s 1997 debut CD “Lightning in a Bottle” garnered two Grammy nominations. He produces “Bandy Does Blakey,” a tribute to one of his mentors, the late Art Blakey, and often reunites former members of Blakey’s Jazz Messengers.
Josh Hindmarsh-Josh Hindmarsh is a dynamic and original musical artist, composer, and educator. Regarded in jazz and blues circles as a virtuoso guitar guru, he has been featured on many albums and has shared the stage with a virtual “Who’s Who” of the greatest jazz and blues giants in the industry including Ronnie Cuber, Roy Hargrove, Joey Defrancesco, Bobby Floyd, Gene Walker, Willie Pooch and Mike Clark.
Always travelling, Josh Hindmarsh brings his dynamic performance and educational style to new venues and educational facilities throughout the world, it is no surprise his fan base is truly worldwide.