Apr 30 – The Kris Kimura Quartet featuring Danny Sanchez on drums will play the Cailloux Theatre on Saturday April 30 at 7:30. The Kris Kimura Quartet is an Austin based jazz group celebrated for their devotion to traditional American Jazz Music. The Quartet favors the work of Jazz luminaries like: Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Torme, Nat Cole, and Stan Getz. Featuring Kris Kimura on saxophone, Ryan Davis on keyboard, Tommy Howard on guitar, and Adam Booker on bass, the Quartet is one of Austin’s most highly sought after bands, playing over 300 gig’s a year.
Drummer Danny Sanchez has family in Kerrville and close ties to Playhouse 2000. Have seeing plays at the Cailloux, he knew he wanted to perform there. As a drummer, he often plays with Kimura and the band and decided to produce a concert at the Cailloux. The performance “An Evening of Jazz: The Great American Songbook,” will feature music from great jazz masters.