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Ric Bianchi is a talented and versatile instrumentalist (guitar, bass and piano) and vocalist who has performed for more than 25 years and covers a diverse, in-depth playlist of musical stylings including Blues, Rock, Country, Latin, Motown, Jazz, and R&B, as well as the Classical repertoire. Over the course of his career, Ric has had the honor of playing with major artists and important sideman, including Bebop Trombonist JJ Johnson, Jazz Saxophonist Ernie Watts and Blues Guitarist John Primer.  In addition, he has chaired the music department at Kishwaukee College, performed numerous studio dates, and served as music director for a large church. Ric is a dedicated and gifted music teacher with an in depth knowledge of the contribution of African American people to American Music in the the 20th century. He holds a BA in music from University of Northern Iowa and a Masters of Music from Northern Illinois University.

You can contact Ric at 815.784.4632 or email, beyondkey2000@yahoo.com

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