Brennan Villines Playing Evening Jazz In The Bluff City
For Release: October 20, 2016
For more information, contact: Lafayette's (901) 207-5097
Memphis entertainer Brennan Villines is playing tunes at Lafayette's Music Room, located on 2119 Madison Avenue, in Overton Square. The event takes place on Friday, November 4th, 2016 and it starts at 10 p.m (alongside the Indie-Memphis Film Fest).
The young musician is a graduate of the University of Memphis with a Bachelors of Music and concentration in Music Business. His career began to take off when he was awarded a full scholarship to The Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music and decided to move to Memphis from rural western Kentucky.
Brennan has been a member of various University of Memphis vocal ensembles including Sound Fuzion. He sung for the University of Memphis Jazz Singers and blues band Blue Ascendance; and has worked and studied with artists such Susan Marshall, Tim Goodwin, Jack Cooper, and Joyce Cobb.
Brennan's band "The Brennan Villines Trio" has gained popularity throughout the Mid-South for the past few years. The group was nominated for the first time as "Best Local Band" in The Memphis Flyer. The trio's first self-titled album features a collection of classic jazz standards to soulful originals.