Missoula pianist David Morgenroth is among the rare breed of artists at home in both classical and jazz genres. He has performed with such jazz luminaries as Joe Williams, Freddie Hubbard, Lionel Hampton, Gary Peacock, Clark Terry, Bill Watrous, Toots Thielemans, Michael Brecker and Benny Golson. He has performed across the United States and Canada as well as in Europe and South America. After freelancing in Dallas, Phoenix and San Francisco, Mr. Morgenroth performed extensively in New York City as a chamber musician and jazz artist, while studying with famed pedagogue Sophia Rosoff and jazz great Fred Hersch.
Kelly Roberti is a world-acclaimed musician, composer, and educator from Bozeman, Montana. His musical roots reach back over forty five years to a childhood steeped in all genres by a family of music teachers and performers. Having played his first gig at age 11, his experiences have led to “street smart” technical skills on the bass and have translated into original compositions, performances, and workshops/clinics with the legendary musical giants of our times. Roberti’s style is a powerful blend of musical passion layered with an insightful grace and a spiritual edge.