Ricardo Castellano Quintet
Ricardo Castellano is a passionate jazz pianist currently pursuing his undergraduate degree in Commercial Music at the University of Texas at El Paso.
As the lead pianist of the UTEP Jazz Ensemble and a recent finalist in the Borderlands Chopin Competition, Ricardo has made a statement in the community with his growing presence and ambition to perform.
Ricky's Quartet is a group of young jazz musicians that has been developed over the last six months, aiming to make a mark on the El Paso jazz scene and explore creative avenues through ensemble collaboration. The group consists of bassist Chris Eyde, an ASU graduate and leader of the Chris Eyde & Friends group; drummer Elizabeth Pursel, an active freelance musician/educator in the El Paso community; and Robert Covington IV, an undergraduate at UTEP currently pursuing his degree in Nursing.
Ricardo Castellano Jr Pianist
Robert Covington IV Trumpeter
Rudy Batan Alto Sax
Chris Eyde Bassist
Elizabeth Pursel Drummer
Colin McAllister is an active teacher and freelance jazz artist in the El Paso and Las Cruces area. He has a bachelor's degree in music education and music performance from New Mexico State University and a master's in percussion performance for the University of Colorado Boulder. He is currently the Director of Bands at Zia Middle School in Las Cruces, NM, and an adjunct Percussion Professor at the University of Texas El Paso. Colin McAllister endorses Vic Firth's drumsticks and mallets.
Colin McAllister Drums
Carlos Barba Trumpet
Shaun Mahoney Tenor Sax
Arnold Snitzer Guitar
Art Avila Guitar
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Founders Candice Reyes & Abel Mireles
The Jazz Exchange is an organization committed to building communities through music.
Our programs provide a platform where audiences can discover new venues, meet new people,
and experience new artists.
The Jazz Exchange es una organización comprometida con la construcción de comunidades a través de la música. Nuestros programas brindan una plataforma donde el público puede descubrir nuevos lugares,
conocer gente nueva y experimentar nuevos artistas.
Team Coordinator: Richie Marrufo Greeter: Christine Ponce - Diaz Videographer: Valentine Sandoval & Renee Flores
Audio Engineer: Bruno Avitia Photographer: Steve Garduno
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Camera Crew: Jackie Villegas & Nicholas Anthony and director Valentin Sandoval
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