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Ken Kresge Trio: Live in the Parlour

  • 594 Palisade Avenue Jersey City, NJ, 07307 United States (map)

Ken Kresge Trio
Featuring 5 time Emmy winning percussionist, Emedin Rivera
& Bassist, Marcus McLaurine

“Dynamic Arrangements of Modern Jazz & Authentic Latin”

Pianist & vocalist, Ken Kresge was a past winner of the Michelob Jazz Search who has performed with the legendary Eddie Harris & Grammy winner Eddie Daniels. The Newport News says, "His mellifluous vocal tastes of Chet Baker and Kenny Rankin, but with a savory edge...his (piano) playing filled with lyrical taste and harmonic depth." 

Emedin Rivera is an Emmy winning percussionist who has played with Harry Belafonte, Larry Coryell, Bob James, Chuck Mangione, Paquito De Rivera, Dave Samuels, Dave Valentine & many more. 

Marcus McLaurine has performed with Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Burrell, James Moody, Lou Donaldson, Dame Cleo Laine, Joe Williams, Jon Hendricks, Abbey Lincoln, and the Count Basie Orchestra under the direction of Thad Jones. Marcus toured with Clark Terry for 35 years until the time of his death in 2015.