Jazz Jam continues at ARTBAR Gallery, Thursday 12/20! We are so excited for the support the local community has shown this event, and look forward to the third Thursday of every month!
Sign ups start at 7pm. Music starts at 8pm. The house band will play a few songs to start off the night, and the jam session will start around 8:30. Musicians can expect to play at least two songs each. Piano, Bass amp, and Drums will be provided. The jam session is lead by bassist, Ben Basile.
Ben Basile is an electric/double bassist, educator and composer from New York’s Hudson Valley Area. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Jazz Studies from The State University of New York at New Paltz. Basile travels the world playing music. Currently he has performed in 30 countries, across 6 continents. Basile is also a founding member of “The Poughkeepsie Jazz Project” a group which has hosted a weekly jazz jam session in Poughkeepsie, NY for over five years running. Basile’s debut album “Two For Twenty” was released November 2016. www.benbasile.com