The Eastside Jazz Club

Gail Pettis and Quartet

Gail Pettis and Quartet

Gail Pettis – vocals
Brent Jensen – saxophone
Bill Anschell – piano
Jeff Johnson – bass
John Bishop – drums

Presented by: Eastside Jazz Club

July 18, 2019 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm | Duration 2h

All Ages Welcome
Beer/Wine Served
Snack Food at Bar
Table Seating

Gail Pettis


About Gail Pettis

Named “2010 Northwest Vocalist of the Year,” by Earshot Jazz Society, (also 2007), Gail’s rich, warm vocals and understated phrasing have been described as “deliciously soulful” by Cadence Magazine. A native of Henderson, Kentucky, Gail grew up in Gary, Indiana, surrounded by healthcare professionals. Yet there was also music in the family tree: grandfather Arthur […]

Brent Jensen


About Brent Jensen

Brent Jensen (saxophone) has performed & recorded with a wide range of jazz artists including Gene Harris, Bobby Shew, Bill Anschell, Jeff Johnson, John Bishop, Gary Foster, Joe LaBarbera, John Clayton, Wycliffe Gordon, Jamie Findlay & John Stowell. His recording, “The Sound of a Dry Martini: Remembering Paul Desmond” (Origin), charted at the #1 position […]

Bill Anschell


About Bill Anschell

Pianist Bill Anschell has performed in premiere venues throughout the U.S. and abroad, both leading his trio and as pianist/musical director for vocalist Nnenna Freelon. His concert credits include six European tours with Freelon and seven South American tours with his trio, including concerts in many of the leading international jazz festivals. Most recently, the […]

Jeff Johnson


About Jeff Johnson

Jazz bassist, Jeff Johnson, received an acoustic guitar at age 9 and began his personal musical journey. British rock and American soul music were his earliest influences. Early 1960’s AM radio became his first “teacher”. Jeff learned the licks and chords of popular music of the time by listening and copying what he heard. At […]

John Bishop


About John Bishop

As a drummer, educator, record label owner, graphic designer, publisher, and festival presenter, John Bishop has been one of the primary voices in Northwest Jazz for over 30 years. He has performed in concerts and clubs with Bobby McFerrin, Lee Konitz, Slide Hampton, Benny Golson, George Cables, Kenny Werner, Bobby Hutcherson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Julian […]