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Concert Hour – Peter Sprague
September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT| free
Peter Sprague, guitar/composer With his thirty plus years as a professional musician, Peter has evolved into a musical powerhouse, having produced and/or played on over 300 recordings. He has published eleven songbooks of his own music. Peter conducts the majority of his endeavors in Southern California, staying close to his family, and where he is, without dispute, San Diego’s premier jazz talent. He has won numerous awards for his artistry including Best Jazz Artist for San Diego. He has worked with some of the greats: Dianna Reeves, Chick Corea, Al Jarreau, David Benoit, Billy Childs, and many others too numerous to count. The full list and discography can be found on Peter’s website www.petersprague.com.
Tripp Sprague is a jazz saxophonist based out of the San Diego area. Tripp also plays flute, chromatic harmonica, and EWI. He has performed extensively with the areas top jazz musicians including his brother guitar player Peter Sprague, bassist Bob Magnusson, and pianist Geoffrey Keezer. Tripp‘s musical versatility has lead to invitations to perform with international acts such as jazz singer Mose Allison, Kenny Loggins, and Motown legend Smokey Robinson. Tripp has recorded on numerous recordings with such artists as Todd Rundgren and Kim Carnes. Tripp also co-produced and performed on the self titled CD from the group “Blurring the Edges” which won the “best pop-jazz ” album at the San Diego Music Awards. In 2006 Tripp released a straight ahead jazz CD featuring his original compositions entitled “Wall to Wall”. Tripp also runs a recording studio from his home where he has produced and recorded CDs for numerous local artists.
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