The Lee Pardini Trio is one of the bay areas hottest jazz acts. They are a high energy group that plays with an intensity and fire that is unmatched. Drawing from a variety of influences such as Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, to Bruce Hornsby and Huey Lewis, the trio finds excitement in their ability to bring an original approach to the music, creating a sound that is truly unique. With Lee Pardini on keyboards, Gus Kambeitz on bass, and Kevin Higuchi on drums, they share a common musical vision. What sets this group apart is their ability to communicate as a true group - with rhythmic and melodic interplay that is exciting and different. Recently, the trio has begun to explore the possibilities the popular music they grew up listening to has to offer.