Billy Mintz Quintet
Date: Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Time: 4:00 PM
Fine Arts Room 103
28000 Margurite Parkway
Mission Viejo, CA 92692
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Phone: (949) 582-4656
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Billy Mintz has been performing with the band members in various formats for the last thirty years, starting when he moved from New York to Los Angeles in 1981. Billy met the great John Gross at that time along with other great LA jazz musicians playing in Tom Persons' big band. Billy started playing with the incredible Putter Smith in Alan Broadbent's Trio in 1989. In 2003 Billy moved back to New York City where he started playing with Roberta Piket's trio. Billy played in Joey Sellers’ Jazz Aggregation for over a decade starting in 1987. In 2003, Billy moved back to New York City and recorded an upcoming release of his engaging and memorable compositions. The quintet includes: John Gross, tenor saxophone; Joey Sellers, trombone; Roberta Piket, piano/organ; Putter Smith, bass; and Billy Mintz, drums.