Duo: 6:30 to 8:30 // Howie Shear: 9:00 & 10:30
“Howie Shear is one of the most melodic and beautiful trumpet players in music today. He is an inspiration to me.” – Jeff Berlin
A top studio trumpet player, Howie has worked with: The Chuck Mangione Orchestra, Tony Bennett, George Benson, Mel Torme, Reno Jones, The Temptations, and The Spinners – to mention a few. He was the musical arranger and lead trumpet player on the Joan Rivers Late Night Show. A renown arranger and producer, Howie has a doctorate in Jazz Studies from USC.
Performing with: The Pat Senatore Trio