Introducing The Greg Takemoto Trio: Redefining Jazz Classics with a Modern Twist

Pops is very pleased to host The Great Takemoto Trio on Saturday, April 20, 7:30 m. Advanced Tickets $10, At the door $15.

The American Songbook comes alive with The Greg Takemoto Trio, a dynamic and versatile ensemble dedicated to breathing new life into traditional jazz standards. Led by Greg Takemoto, a seasoned alto saxophonist with deep roots in the Northern California jazz scene, this quartet is redefining jazz music with their innovative take on classic standards.

A Blend of Styles: Straight Ahead Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, and Groove, The Greg Takemoto Trio is known for their ability to seamlessly transition between different jazz styles. From the smooth melodies of straight-ahead jazz to the intricate rhythms of contemporary jazz, and the infectious grooves that get your feet tapping, this quartet is a musical chameleon, able to adapt to any setting with style and grace.

Meet the Talented Trio Members:

Greg Takemoto (Alto Sax): Originally from Northern California, Greg Takemoto has been a figure in the Rhode Island jazz scene since 2000. With his mastery of the alto saxophone, he’s the driving force behind the quartet, always pushing the boundaries of jazz music.

Danny Castro (Bass and Guitar): Hailing from the Bay area, Danny Castro is a versatile musician excelling in multiple musical styles. His successful YouTube channel is a testament to his passion for all things bass and guitar.

Cleveland Boney (Piano): Cleveland Boney is and has always been a virtuosic pianist. With breathtaking talent, he owns and operates Clevie B Good studios, crafting, producing, and performing spellbinding music.

Experience the Magic of The Greg Takemoto Trio
Whether you’re a jazz aficionado or just looking to enjoy a night of timeless music with a modern twist, The Greg Takemoto Trio has something for everyone. With their captivating performances and refreshing approach to jazz classics, they are a must-see live act.