Charlie Ballantine Organ Trio featuring Amanda Gardier

Charlie Ballantine Organ Trio featuring Amanda Gardier

November 22, 2017

Charlie Ballantine Organ Trio featuring Amanda Gardier

Wed 11.22

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm (event ends at 8:30 pm)

$10.00

Charlie Ballantine Organ Trio featuring Amanda Gardier
Indy's own nationally acclaimed guitarist Charlie Ballantine unleashes his new organ band with lots of hard swinging' jazz standards and classics.

Charlie Ballantine - guirat
Amanda Gardier - Saxophone
Shawn Mcgowan - Organ
Chris Parker - Drums

Named Indianapolis' "Best Jazz Musician" of 2015 and 2016 by NUVO Magazine, Charlie Ballantine, is a professional guitarist who performs regularly around the midwest.

Charlie has been a featured artist at notable events such as the Penrod Art Festival, The Indianapolis Jazz Festival, The Bloomington Jazz Festival and is a frequent performer at renowned jazz clubs such as The Jazz Kitchen and The Chatterbox.

He also holds a degree in jazz studies from Indiana University where he studied under Corey Christiansen, David Baker, and many others. His music stems from the traditions of folk, jazz, and blues music with influences such as Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Wes Montgomery, and Jimi Hendrix.