Rick Howard Quintet featuring Lynn Richardson on Vocals
“Jazz Meets the Blues”
Friday March 2, 2018
Lynn Richardson (vocals), Joe Bilardo (drums), Rick Howard (guitar, vocals), Joe Delaney (piano), Jay Heavalin (bass)
Rick Howard has performed blues/funk with Mudbone, rockabilly with Speedbumps, rock/pop with The Incorrigibles and straight-ahead jazz with The Rick Howard Trio. This year, all new personnel join Rick to perform new material. Lynn Richardson, a popular area jazz singer who has performed all over Southwest Florida, is the featured vocalist. Rick will join on vocals and guitar. The quintet incorporates Joe Bilardo on drums, Joe Delaney on piano, and Jay Heavalin on bass.
Rick says he wants to focus on this new direction for his music. Having experienced Rick’s versatility in so many genres, we can’t wait to hear this new collaboration of experienced area musicians.