The Trio: Denny Berthiaume, Chuck Bennett and Curt Moore
Pianist Denny Berthiaume has performed with Bobby McFerrin, Diane Schuur, Helen Forrest, Mundell Lowe, Gary Foster, Joe Williams, Rosemary Clooney, Bob Crosby,
the Mills Brothers, the Ink Spots and Ed Thigpen. He recorded 4 albums as co-leader of the successful fusion group Solar Plexus.
He has appeared at the Monterey Jazz Festival, Russian River Jazz Festival, San Jose Jazz Festival, and San Miguel de Allende International Jazz Festival.
He is emeritus professor in literature and music at Foothill College in Los Altos, California.
Bassist Chuck Bennett has toured with Louis Bellson, the Beach Boys, and Maynard Ferguson. In California, he has played with Tom Scott and Art Pepper.
He has extensive recording experience in Los Angeles and San Francisco for films, commercials, live theatre, and live radio.
He is an accomplished bass trombonist with the Contemporary Jazz Orchestra.
Curt Moore, drums, has over 100 recordings to his credit, and has performed with artists such as the Count Basie Band, Joyce Cooling, John Clayton, Bruce Forman, Andy Narrell,
Pete Escovedo, Jimmy Heath, and Jackie and Roy, to name a few. Mr. Moore leads his own 5 piece Latin Jazz group "Soul Sauce". He is currently on the teaching staff at
the JazzSchool in Berkeley, California.