About The Tim Ziesmer Trio: Chosen as the Village Voice’s "Pick of the Week," the Tim Ziesmer Trio is composed of three of the most in demand musicians on the New York City jazz scene. After studying at the New England Conservatory and relocating to New York, guitarist Tim Ziesmer has performed with Chris Speed, Jim Black, Cuong Vu, and Kenny Wolleson. Drew Gress (bass) was artist in residence at the St. Petersburg Conservatory, toured extensively over four continents and has worked with Fred Hersch, Dave Douglass, Tim Berne, Uri Caine, and Don Byron. Pennsylvania native Brook Martinez (drums) can be found playing with the Barbarians, Barky, and Bruce Lee.
About NCM East: NCM EAST is a record company, information center, retailer and music collective whose main goals are to provide an outlet for new, original music and to establish the NCM East name as a synonym for honest, well-crafted, forward-thinking sounds. The artists affiliated are all original in sound, paying less time adhering to the demands of popular culture and more time to the materialization of those sounds heard in their heads and hearts. For more information, visit www.ncmeast.com