Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:30 PM

Critically acclaimed guitarist Lee Waterman's Caliente Trio performs songs by the great Brazilian, Latin, and Jazz masters; including  Carlos Jobim, Tito Puente, Miles Davis and Sergio Mendes. Their playlist also encompasses Lee's original compositions and gems from Gershwin, Ellington & Cole Porter.

Lee Waterman Productions

Lee Waterman - Guitar
Lee is a longtime Bay Area bandleader whose groups have performed for the San Francisco Symphony Gala at Davies Hall and the de Young Museum's "Friday Nights at the de Young" series.  Other Bay Area appearances include San Jose Jazz Festival, Yoshi's, Kuumbwa Jazz Center, and the Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society. In addition he has recorded several solo albums and opened for Tito Puente, Pancho Sanchez, and Hermeto Pascoal among others.

Dan Foltz - Drums
Dan has played drums professionally for the past 18 years including tours and recordings with Lavay Smith and the Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Linda Perry (former leader of multi-platinum rock group the 4 Non Blondes), and Black Lab. Dan also toured the US and Europe with Grammy winning artist Shelby Lynne as well as appearing on the Jools Holland show, and TFIF Friday in England. He's also worked with Alex Derassi, Jon Evans, Quique Cruz, Emily Bezar, Susie Suh and Noelle Hampton. In addition to Dan's considerable performing and recording credits he's an accomplished percussion and piano teacher; including several years at the SF Community Music Center and the Presidio Hill School. Dan also teaches private lessons and ensembles at his studio in Alameda CA.

Loren Linnard - Keyboards
Loren Linnard received his Bachelors in music composition from Indiana University - and has written an opera and several musicals.  He has performed with a number of Bay Area orchestras, including the Santa Rosa Symphony and the Napa Valley Symphony; and performs on keyboards, flute and vocals with a variety of pop, jazz, latin, and gospel groups.