Jim Ridl is a jazz pianist, composer, arranger and teacher in the New York City area. He performs internationally and nationally with the Jim Ridl Trio and Quintet, the Dave Liebman Big Band, the Denis DiBlasio Quintet, and the The Antfarm Quartet Quartet. Jim has 5 critically acclaimed cd releases: Your Cheatin' Heart and Other Works on the Dreambox Media Label; Door In a Field (DBM); Jim Ridl Trio/Live (DBM); Blues LiberationsSolo Piano (DBM); and Five Minutes to Madness and Joy (Synergy Music). Jim's tenure with jazz guitar legend Pat Martino received many critically acclaimed reviews of performances around the world and produced three outstanding recordings Interchange, Night Wings and The Maker.
Appearing with him will be bassist Steve Varner and drummer Jim Miller.