Steve Cal Quartet

Steve Cal Quartet

Mike Kennedy

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

World Cafe Live Philadelphia - Upstairs

$10 + Fees

Steve Cal Quartet
Steve Cal Quartet
Steve Cal' is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter from Philadelphia, PA. Inspired to learn the guitar at the age of eight after hearing Santana's 'Samba Pa Ti', Steve later went on to become the guitarist for the Kimmel Center Youth Jazz Ensemble from 2003-2005 and started performing professionally during his teenage years with various local blues bands and cover acts.

The Steve Cal' Band was the winner of the 2013 Beta Hi-Fi Emerging Music Festival at World Cafe Live, which highlighted the finest emerging songwriters in the region.

In October of 2014 came the release of 'Room To Move' - a full length album which recieved extensive air play on college and blues radio stations, and syndicated programing across the country and the world. It ranked #1 on WMHB's top 40 blues albums from May-July, 2015.

In early 2017 came the formation of The Steve Cal' Quartet - an instrumental jazz project preforming original compositions.
Mike Kennedy
Mike Kennedy
Mike Kennedy is a Philadelphia based guitarist, composer, and music educator. Over the last 20 years, Mike's performance schedule has covered much of the East Coast and parts of California,Texas, Florida and Ohio.He has performed with commercially known international pop artists, such as Lou Rawls, Michael Feinstein, Bernadette Peters, Peter Nero and The Philly Pops and The Midtown Men as well as a long list of Philadelphia artists.

Mike’s current project has been described as a three-way between Ennio Morricone, Henry Mancini and Danny Gatton, conjuring images of “Old West” terrain. There will be a release of this music in the coming months.

In addition to his regular performance schedule, Mike is the Guitar Department Chairperson at
The University of The Arts, College of Performing Arts in Philadelphia, Pa.
Venue Information:
World Cafe Live Philadelphia - Upstairs
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
http://philly.worldcafelive.com/