ZIMMER ORGAN TRIO
"Pete Zimmer has learned his New York lessons well, as his dry tone, meaty swing beat and subtle accents make him an old hand."
-- Down Beat (December 2008)
Pete Zimmer - drums
Kyle Asche - guitar
Pete Benson - organ
New York City based drummer Pete Zimmer Organ Trio featuring Chicago based guitarist Kyle Asche and organist Pete Benson will present an evening of music in the spirit of jazz legends Wes Montgomery, Melvin Rhyne, and Jimmy Cobb.
Selections will include repertoire from Wes Montgomery - Boss Guitar album (Riverside, 1963), Zimmer's compositions from his five albums released on his own label, Tippin' Records, and also selections from Kyle Asche - Blues For Mel album that features Melvin Rhyne and was co-produced by Pete Zimmer on Tippin' Records (2009).