Christian Foley-Beining at The Cloverdale Jazz Club

The Jazz Club at Cloverdale Arts Alliance

Thursday, November 6

204 N. Cloverdale Blvd., Cloverdale, CA

Doors open at 7:30 PM, music from 8 PM to 10 PM.

Christian Foley-Beining Group

The Christian Foley-Beining Group began in 2011 out of love and respect for the music of Pat Metheny and the Beatles. When Christian met Todd Smith who plays a 6-string electric fretless bass, it was immediately obvious that they both shared the same passion for Metheny’s music. Through Christian’s use of chord melody, electronic technologies, and Todd’s approach to using chord accompaniment on bass, they managed to integrate Metheny’s full arrangements into a duo. Their repertoire quickly grew and soon they began adding Beatle’s tunes. With the Beatles songs Christian took a different approach. Instead of copying their music, he wrote many original arrangements in a jazz style, taking care not to lose the essence of the originals. Shortly after talented professional drummer Tom Hayashi joined and the current trio was formed. In addition to drums, Tom is proficient with piano, bass, and a variety of percussion instruments. The Cloverdale Arts Alliance is located at 204 N. Cloverdale Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Cloverdale Arts Alliance members and $20 for non-members. Doors open at 7:30 pm; music from 8:00 – 10:00 pm. Reserved seating privileges available with advance ticket purchase, online at www.cloverdaleartsalliance -

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or at the Cloverdale Arts Alliance during normal business hours. Tickets are available at the door. The Jazz Club is a program of the Cloverdale Arts Alliance, a non-profit arts organization bringing cultural arts to northern Sonoma County. Other CAA programs include Friday Night Live at the Plaza, Art Gallery, Sculpture Trail, Music Workshops, Discovering Art Series, Art Classes, Real Flicks, Dance Classes, Wine Appreciation Workshops, and Special Events. Visit www.cloverdaleartsalliance.org - for further information and full schedule regarding this or the many other fine Cloverdale Arts Alliance programs.

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