Featuring some of the world's best musicians
Pianist Benito Gonzalez's resume includes Jackie McLean, Kenny Garrett, Steve Turre and Pharoah Sanders.
Benito will be joined by the virtuoso rhythm section of Phillip Rex on bass and Marvin Smitty Smith on drums.
Marvin Smitty Smith has toured with Sting, Dave Holland, Sonny Rollins, Willie Nelson, Steve Coleman, Terrence Blanchard and Pharoah Sanders.
Phillip Rex has performed or recorded with Joe Lovano, George Garzone, Johnny Griffin, Paul Grabowsky, Joe Chindamo, Renée Geyer and Cindy Blackman Santana.
Together at Bird's, they celebrated the music and legacy of jazz legend McCoy Tyner.
This special vault session features a January 2020 recording of The Benito Gonzalez Trio performing at Bird's Basement.