Saturday, September 16, 2023 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm

Jeff Denson Trio play the 1905

Two Shows - 7:30p and 9:30p

  • Jeff Denson, Double Bass
  • Edward Simon, Piano
  • Mark Ferber, Drums

Ever exploring new musical possibilities, bassist/composer/vocalist, Jeff Denson brings together an all-star trio with Venezuelan virtuoso pianist, Edward Simon, and the brilliant and powerful drummer, Mark Ferber for what will for sure be a thrilling trio! For their debut performances as a trio, the group will be performing a number of Jeff's recent compositions along with some pieces by Edward, and some of their favorite compositions by Wayne Shorter, Thelonious Monk, and select jazz standards. “Double bassist Jeff Denson capitalizes on his considerable gifts as an improviser, performer and sonic trailblazer.” – Downbeat Magazine “One of the strongest pianists of his generation, with intuitive empathy and drum- like ingenuity, Simon solos compositionally with passionate elegance.” — DownBeat Magazine “Highly regarded inside the alternative jazz circles, Ferber’s playing shows uncommon empathy along with a relaxed, rhythmically assured sense of swing.” – Bill Milkowski


September 16, 2023
7:30 pm to 11:00 pm
25 - 35 each show


(503) 460-3333
830 N Shaver St
Portland, OR 97227

Every day of the week in the evenings, and often multiple times per day on weekends, The 1905 plays host to the exquisite jazz community that Portland has to offer. In addition to keeping a finger on the pulse of the local scene, The 1905 has hosted internationally recognized musicians such as 5 time Grammy award-winner Antonio Sanchez, and Jazz greats like Ralph Peterson Jr.