An Evening of Jazz
About the musicians
His résumé as a guitarist includes Earth, Wind & Fire (2003- 2008) as well as performances and recordings with such industry luminaries as Marcus Miller, Chaka Khan, Chick Corea, Lenny Kravitz, James Brown and Mary J. Blige, to name a few, along with numerous TV appearances, including the Grammy and Emmy Award shows. At Musicians Institute, Vadim can be found teaching Private Lessons and Open Counseling.
Patrice "P-Bass" Jones
An internationally known bassist who has been playing professionally for the past 25 years. Patrice is currently the musical director for Aaron Carter and has worked closely with Aaron's brother Nick Carter from the Backstreet Boys. He has toured with grammy award wining artist Norman Brown, Tina Marie, Pink, En Vogue, The Goo Goo Dolls, Outkast, Marc Anthony, Celine Dion, and Mary J. Blige. His appearances on television have included Saturday Night Live, Rosie O' Donnell, David Letterman, and The Tonight Show.
"Ty Sticks" Fleming
A well-respected musician, with over 25 years of experience in the musice and entertainment industry. He has performed and taught throughout Asia, Europe and North America. Over the years Ty has worked with many high profile artists as well as written and produced music for radio and television. Ty currently resides in Los Angeles where he performs, teaches, produces, and coordinates entertainment for special events through his production company TMK Music & Entertainment Productions Inc.