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Tall and Small Northwest B# Encore

Tall and Small at B # coffee

June 28, 2017, Wednesday 8 PM - 10 PM

B Sharp Coffee House

706 Opera Alley, Tacoma, Washington 98402
(253) 292-9969

The Last Event at Tacoma's favorite Jazz Venue
Dennis Ellis, Club Owner
featuring: Pete Christlieb saxophones and Linda Small trombone
saxophones: Tracy Knoop, Travis Ranney, Jeff Kashiwa, Bill Ramsay
trumpets: Mike Mines, Jared Hall
piano: John Hansen bass: Nate Omdal drums: Tim Malland

cover $10. two for $15. No drink minimum
Coffee, Beer & Wine, Food available

 

Olympia Jazz - Memorial Day with Christlieb & Small NW

Pete and Linda play Rhythm and Rye

Memorial Day
May 29, 2017, Wednesday 8 PM - 10 PM

Rhythm & Rye House

311 Capitol Way N
Olympia, Washington 98501
(360) 705-0760

featuring:
Pete Christlieb Tenor Saxophonist
Linda Small Christlieb trombone
Saxophones: Tracy Knoop, Travis Ranney, Jeff Kashiwa, Bill Ramsay
trumpets: Mike Mines, Jared T. Hall
piano: John Hansen
Bass: Chuck Deardorf
Drums: Tim Malland

Suggested $5-20 donation. Sponsored by Olympia Jazz Central.

 

Tall and Small Northwest

Tall and Small at B # coffee

May 24, 2017, Wednesday 8 PM - 10 PM

B Sharp Coffee House

706 Opera Alley, Tacoma, Washington 98402
(253) 292-9969

The first performance of the Tall and Small Band "Pacific North West Edition"
featuring: Pete Christlieb saxophones and Linda Small trombone
saxophones: Tracy Knoop, Travis Ranney, Jeff Kashiwa, Bill Ramsay
trumpets: Mike Mines, Jared Hall
piano: David Joyner Bass: Clipper Anderson Drums: Tim Malland

Cover charge: $5

Tacoma Jazz Walk 2017

Tacoma Jazz Walk

B-Sharp Coffee House

Saturday, March 4th, 2017 9 pm-Midnight: TALL & SMALL QUINTET with PETE CHRISTLIEB & LINDA SMALL
Pete Christlieb, tenor sax; Linda Small Christlieb, trombone; Ray Ohls, piano; Derrick Polk, bass & Tim Malland, drums

Featuring saxophonist Pete Christlieb and trombonist Linda Small! Grammy-nominated legend Pete Christlieb is known for his recordings on Steely Dan's "Aja," the Star Trek and Family Guy TV shows as well as Natalie Cole's "Unforgettable”. He worked with Carmen McRae, Woody Herman, Chet Baker, Gene Ammons, Don Lamphere, Freddy Hubbard and many more, and even played in the Johnny Carson Tonight Show Band for 20 years to audiences of millions! Linda Small’s career spans the gamut from big band to symphonic work. She's performed with the Boston Pops Orchestra, Boston Ballet and Detroit Symphony, as well as Emil Richards, Super Sax, Buddy Childers, Scott Whitfield, Gladys Knight & the Pips and Stevie Wonder.

Linda Small Christlieb Biography

The career of Linda Small spans the gamut from big band to symphonic work. She received her Bachelors degree from the New England Conservatory and additional credits from Berklee School of Music and Dartmouth. She has performed with the Boston Pops Orchestra, Boston Ballet, Detroit Symphony, Opera ala carte, as well as Symphonies both in Portland Maine and Oregon.

In the jazz arena she has played with Emil Richards, Super Sax, Don Menza, Buddy Childers, Lennie Stack, Scott Whitfield, Seth MacFarlane/ Ron Jones Influence Band, among others..Linda has recorded with various Motown artists such as Leslie Uggams, Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Dramatics, The Stylistics, Stevie Wonder.

Linda can be heard on the trombone album, “The Geezer Strikes” with Mike Suter & Slidewerke. She worked on the TV show Family Guy for 3 1/2 years.

Linda has performed in various festivals including the Montreux Jazz Festival, Playboy Jazz Festival, Salt Lake City & Mt Hood Jazz Festivals.

Linda Small has enjoyed touring with her husband Pete Christlieb from Vegas to London, and Holland to Paris. In 2012 they toured Japan as part of the Fujitsu Concord Jazz Festival. Recently, they performed at the Nashville Jazz Cave with the Lori Mechem quartet.

In 2015 Linda & Pete were featured with the Jazz MN Orchestra and also performed with the Topeka Jazz Workshop.

They can both be heard on their recently released album “High on You” with their 11 piece band “Tall & Small”