Consistently ranked among the top flutists in the Downbeat Jazz Poll for well over a decade, Ali has recorded and/or toured with jazz greats such as Red Rodney, Roy Haynes, Kenny Barron, Kenny Werner, Frank Wess, Hubert Laws, Stephane Grappelli, Harold Danko, Art Farmer, Mike Mainieri, and Joe Beck, as well as a guest appearance with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
Ryerson has released over two dozen albums on major jazz labels, including Concord Records, DMP, Capri, and legendary jazz producer Bob Thiele’s final jazz label, Red Baron. When Ryerson’s groundbreaking Jazz Flute Big Band released their debut CD, Game Changer on Capri Records, the album hit the ‘TOP 10’ on the US Jazz Charts for six straight weeks.
Back by popular demand, internationally renowned jazz flutist Ali Ryerson returns to Germano’s, joined by two of her very favorite musicians, pianist Wade Beach and bassist Victor Dvoskin, both well known to local jazz fans. Come and enjoy this exciting jazz trio performing some of Ali’s favorite tunes, in both the jazz and Brazilian traditions. Reservations are highly recommended.
Ali Ryerson is considered to be among the top jazz flutists in the world, consistently ranking in Downbeat Jazz Poll, and by the Jazz Journalists Association. Ali performs, records and teaches internationally, with performances ranging from Carnegie Hall to the Kennedy Center; the Monterey Jazz Festival to the famed Blue Note jazz club in both NY and Japan. She has released nearly two dozen highly acclaimed jazz albums on major jazz labels and has performed with a multitude of jazz icons during a career spanning four decades. Her CD, ‘Game Changer – The Ali Ryerson Jazz Flute Big Band’ was in the TOP 10 on the Jazz Charts for over 6 weeks! Don’t miss the Ali Ryerson Trio LIVE at Germano’s!
The cover charge is $20 for this one-night-only performance.
Photo credit: Dennis Guillaume