Brennan Villines Playing Evening Jazz In The Bluff City
For Release: April 16, 2015
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.