Friday April 1, 2011 - Fulton 55 Club

with the Fresno Jazz Composers Orchestra


Advance tickets : $16.00, available at The Iron Bird Cafe (cash only), The Laundry Room, and Fulton 55 (559) 412-7400.

JazzFresno Members : $12.00, available only at Sierra Nut House, 7901 N. Blackstone Avenue, Fresno, CA (559) 432-4023

Tim Ries Saxophonist Tim Ries has distinguished himself as one of the most sought after soloists, composers, arrangers and clinicians in the music business. Since moving to New York in 1986, he has worked with a virtual who’s who of jazz, classical, pop and rock icons including his most recent employers, The Rolling Stones, with whom he has toured and recorded since 1999. He began his professional career in 1983 with the great Maynard Ferguson, touring with the trumpet legend for two years.

Other performance and recording credits include: Stevie Wonder, Donald Fagen, Lyle Lovett, Sheryl Crow, Incognito, Blood Sweat & Tears, Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Donald Byrd, Chico Hamilton, Phil Woods, Joe Henderson, Tom Harrell, Al Foster, Michael Brecker, Dave Liebman, Louie Belson, John Patitucci, Maria Schneider and the Prism Saxophone Quartet.