The Fred Hughes Trio has been performing, recording and presenting clinics and workshops since 1989 and brings over four decades of musical experience to the stage. A sampling of the groups performing credentials includes the Elkhart, Rehoboth, Cape May, East Coast, Clifford Brown and Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festivals, the 1996 Summer Olympics and tours to the Republic of Korea in 2001 and 2002. The Trio has shared the stage with such artists as Claudio Roditi, Jon Fedchock, Warren Vache and Larry Coryell and the groups recordings include Out Of The Blue (1996), Live! (1998), No Turning Back (2001), New Day Dawning (2006), In The Mist (2012) and Love Letters (2015) as well as the DVD, In Concert (2002), released in the Republic of Korea.
The ensemble is Fred Hughes, piano, Amy Shook, bass, and Frank Russo, drums.
The tracks are as follows: Winter Wonderland O Christmas Tree Silver Bells Let It Snow Silent Night White Christmas Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town The Christmas Song Jingle Bells I’ll Be Home For Christmas Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Pour yourself an eggnog or a spice tea, turn down the lights, light the candles and get into the holiday mood with the Fred Hughes Trio. A true Christmas present! Grady Harp, November 15