Photos by Harvey Tillis
On June 22, 2023 The Juliette Gardner Quintet and the Kenny Thompson Quintet took the stage for two sets of original music.
Juliette Gardner's group opened the evening featuring Juliette Gardner - trumpet/compositions, Kenny Thompson - guitar, Dan VanZeeland - piano, Vinny Kabat - bass, and Christian Hindratno drums.
The second set featured Kenny Thompson’s Quintet finished the evening featuring Kenny on guitar and compositions, Gomeh Barak - trumpet, Chris Madsen - tenor sax, Mike Benning - bass, and Isaiah Keith - drums. Visual artist Alex Puryear created artwork in response to the music.
Here is a recap of the cabaret sets in Chicago with photos by Harvey Tillis.
Harvey Tillis is a documentary still photographer with a fine art eye available for recording sessions, environmental portraits, and creative projects. Contact him at harveytillisphotography.com
The Juliette Gardner Quintet
Kenny Thompson Quintet