Saturday April 28 :
Ryles Jazz Club
Debby Larkin / Jeff Stout Quintet
DEBBY LARKIN is one of Boston's
Premier Jazz Vocalists. She
graduated, with honors, from Berklee College of Music. She holds a
Bachelor's Degree in Performance and appears with some of the area's
finest musicians. She is considered a member of the band, a musician, a
master at her craft!
Debby regularly entertains audiences in Boston, Newport, and many areas
in New England and also her home town, Pittsburgh, PA. She has
performed internationally and has entertained audiences regularly in
Italy, also, St Maarten, Barbados, Scotland and Spain to name a few.
Her humor and charm ingratiates audiences wherever she performs.
She swings in the style of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Anita
O'Day and has the subtle coolness of Julie London and Peggy Lee. She
considers all of these great singers to be among her strongest
influences. Debby has a great respect for the composers of the Great
American Songbook and has a "Natural" feeling for the Blues Genre'
including the styles of Dinah Washington, Bessie Smith, Jimmy Rushing,
B.B. King and Bonnie Raitt.
She is a musician's favorite and in demand, among the selective jazz
JEFF STOUT, holds a Bachelor's
degree in Music Education and a Master's Degree in Jazz Performance.
Jeff has played solo trumpet
and recorded with the great "Buddy Rich Band" and has appeared with
such jazz greats as Mel Torme', Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Joe
Lovano, Curtis Fuller, John Scofield, Kurt Elling and Gary Burton - to
name a few. He also tours with Al Kooper - of "Blood, Sweat &
In addition to his full time teaching schedule as a long time Professor
at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, he often performs and
A local favorite, he is among the busiest, freelance jazz trumpeters in
the New England area.
This Entertaining Husband / Wife team is joined by the superb, world
class, internationally known rhythm section:
Joe Barbato on Piano
John Lockwood on Bass
Jim Gwin on Drums
Join this band for an amazing night of swinging, entertaining, jazz
with a nod to the blues and perhaps a few musical surprises!
A Ryles Favorite for Many Years!
dinner : 5:00 pm
show : 9:00pm
genre : jazz
venue : mainstage