Join us in The King George Club for First Friday with The Maria Reyes Trio. We are open to the public on First Fridays.
Sit down, sip on a cocktail, listen to this amazing jazz trio and enjoy your night out.
Vocalist Maria Reyes has been singing professionally for 30 years. After singing in jazz combos, big bands and vocal jazz ensembles in the renowned Northern Illinois University Jazz Program, Lessons over the years with the likes of Sheila Jordan and Patricia Barber cemented her commitment to scat singing and improvisation. Maria went on to have a robust career singing jazz in cities such as Chicago, her hometown, and Richmond, VA where she recorded commercials for the VA Museum of Fine Arts and sang with Gypsy Roots and the Shiny Stockings Trio.
Jazz Guitarist Kris Kostoff has played throughout central PA for over 20 years as both a band leader and side man in various genres including straight ahead jazz, Latin, hip-hop, acoustic and experimental. He currently resides in York, PA.
Bassist Ryan Kuhns received his B.M. from the University of the Arts in 2010 and his M.M. from the Manhattan School of Music in 2012, where he studied privately with world-renowned bassist Jay Anderson.
A regular performer on the New York City/Philadelphia music scenes has afforded him the opportunity to perform with many jazz greats such as David Liebman, Greg Osby, Joel Frahm, Joe Locke, Phil Markowitz, Joe Magnarelli, Futureman, John Blake Jr. and Tim Warfield.
Ryan’s interest in other styles of music has given him such wide-ranging experiences as performing at Carnegie Hall as principal bassist with the National Festival Orchestra; performing with harpist/singer-songwriter Gillian Grassie on NBC’s The 10! Show and multiple times on WXPN; and opening up for Charlie Daniels, Josh Turner, Joe Nichols, David Nail, Uncle Kracker, etc., with country artist Liv Devine, as well as recording singles with her for the radio and filming two music videos.