Riggers' Loft/R&B Cellars, 1325 Canal Boulevard, Richmond
Sip delicious wine from R&B Cellars and Carica Wines and hear our delectable modern jazz trio with Ben Stolorow on keys and Shimpei Ogawa on bass.
Ben Stolorow has studied classical piano and the great jazz pianists and composers for many years as is evidenced by his compositions and playing on his latest album. He displays the wide scope of his influences, from Bach and Bill Evans to Thelonious Monk and McCoy Tyner and is one of the most in demand jazz pianists in the area both as a leader and sideman. He has performed at Yoshi’s, The Jazzschool, and the Kuumbwa Jazz Center, at the Healdsburg and SF Jazz Festivals, at Oakland’s Art and Soul Festival, and has also toured and performed throughout Japan.
Shimpei Ogawa is a jazz bass player, originally from Japan. He studied with Jeff Denson, Scott Thompson, and Sascha Jacobsen and has performed with Akira Tana, Dann Zinn, Terrence Brewer, Faye Carol, and the Electric Squeezebox Orchestra. In 2018 he won the Outstanding Rhythm Section prize in the Reno Jazz Festival and the Jazz Search West Competition.
Food truck on site. Free parking. Unbelievable views. $5 suggested cover.