Gathering a diverse collection of his favorite Seattle musicians, bassist and composer Dean
Schmidt creates a rich soundscape of original latin-tinged jazz. As a member of several of
the west coasts premier afro-cuban and salsa bands, Schmidt brings a powerful groove and
an eclectic aesthetic to his compositions and group concept. Featuring trumpeter Thomas
Marriott, saxophonists Jim Coile & Brian Kent, and pianist Julio Jauregui.