Gaithersburg Arts Barn Presents the Rick Whitehead Trio
Arts on the Green presents an evening of jazz with guitarist Rick Whitehead and his trio at the Arts Barn January 31 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25, $12 for youth 18 and under. For ticket purchase and information call 301.258.6394 or visit the Gaithersburg website.
Highly acclaimed and offering an exceptional jazz experience, the Rick Whitehead Trio performs music ranging from ballads, blues, bop, and Latin to high-energy fusion. The trio, which has been playing together since 1994, is led by master jazz guitarist Rick Whitehead and features bassist John Previti and drummer Barry Hart.
In 2006, Rick Whitehead received the Washington Area Musician’s Association Award as Best Jazz Instrumentalist. A year later, the Trio won the 2007 Washington Area Music Award as Best Jazz Group. This is jazz guitar at its best.
Rick Whitehead Trio is the third concert in the new Jazz series at Arts on the Green, part of an expanded music program offering some of the Mid-Atlantic’s brightest talents, not only in jazz, but also classical, World music and singer-songwriter.