Greg Millar Quartet
Saturday, August 25th 12:30pm - 2:00pm
The Frontier House Stage
Greg has been a mainstay guitarist on the Western New York Jazz Scene for many years and continues to record and perform presently. He has performed with a diverse group of local, national and international artists including organists Charles Earland; Jack McDuff; and Ronnie Foster; saxophonists Joe Ford; Clifford Jordan; Don Menza; David "Fathead" Newman; and Bill Easley; trumpeter Lester Bowie; trombonist Roswell Rudd; and vocalists Brook Benton and "Big" Joe Turner. Mr. Millar is also a past coordinator of interdisciplinary music and poetry programs for Just Buffalo Literary Center that featured local and nationally known poets and musicians in concert settings.
Greg has also worked as a staff tutor for Empire State College in the field of Jazz Guitar Theory and History and has written and/or performed for films, videos, theater pieces and dance performances. Joining Greg for this festival event are Alec Dube on vibes, Jerry Livingston on bass, and David Phillips on drums.