Paul Llew-Williams and Greg Allworth have been playing together for years in this current format, and in Trio Loco for a decade. Dan Rollings joined and "The Brickhouse Trio" was born. Paul has taught music for 25 years in the Peel region and has a degree in music. Greg studied music at York Uni. before transitioning to a career in IT. Dan is on hiatus and we are joined by Devin Patten on Bass.
Devin Patten: Bassist, composer and arranger from Brampton, Ontario. I hold an advanced diploma from Mohawk College where I received intensive musical instruction from Kevin Dempsey, Bob Shields, Anthony Michelli and Bob Hamper as apart of his Vocal Jazz Choir. Currently playing with or have performed with The Cat Bernardi Quartet, The Grace San Andres Quintet, Imaaji, AHI, The Colour Zero, Afterthought, The Brickhouse Trio, The Jazz Connection Big Band and many more. I also lead two of my own groups called The Man-Eating Anteaters and Triptych that perform my original music. I have studied with Paco Luviano, Jon Maharaj, Will Jarvis, Pat Collins and Clark Johnson.
We play at any event where fine music is desired, like weddings, clubs, jazz festivals, and celebrations of al kinds. When you hire us, you are assured of decades of performing and musical experience, that can be catered to your event and the nature of the facilities.
We specialize in jazz standards, Sambas, and jazz oriented arrangements of excellent pop material. Please feel free to explore our ever expanding book of songs, and the three MP3 tracks that are also in this package. Enjoy!
Past Gigs include; Gate 403, Ellen’s Bar and Grill (Brampton), Guelph Country Club, Brampton Golf Club, various Weddings, Cocktail Parties and secret private gigs that we can’t tell you about.
Future Gigs include: Carnegie Hall, Prince William’s Coronation, International Space Station, Every major Jazz Festival
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