Brennan Villines Playing Evening Jazz In The Bluff City
For Release: December 30, 2014
For more information, contact: Grawemeyer's (901) 526-6751
Memphis entertainer Brennan Villines performs each Thursday night at Grawemeyer's.
It is located on 520 South Main St. in Memphis and starts at 6:30 p.m.
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.