About Truluck Jazz Trio
Carla Bartlett, piano
Sean Reznwizcky, bass
Ian Flores, drumsThe Truluck Jazz Trio has been together since August 2017, performing standards of the classic jazz repertoire from early to contemporary styles. The trio features Carla Bartlett on piano, Sean Rzewnicki on upright bass, and Ian Flores on drums. The trio is available for events of all kinds.
Carla Bartlett studied piano, composition, and conducting at California State University Northridge and is currently working with jazz pianist Janet Jones. She is an active composer with her compositions available from Truluck Music. She is a retired music teacher with 38 years of teaching experience.
Sean Reznwizcky hails from the suburbs of Chicago where he began playing music at the age of 12 and quickly began performing and writing. At 18 he moved to Hollywood, studying electric bass at the Musicians Institute with Michael Mennelle and acoustic with Putter Smith. Sean is currently a Herb Alpert Scholar at California State University Northridge, studying with Gary Pratt. As a member of the spectacular Jazz A Band, Sean has just completed a two-week tour of New Zealand with the A Band. He also writes for his own jazz quintet. Sean has performed with the Opera on the Glass, The Battle of the Big Bands-Tommy Dorsey and Glen Miller Bands, LAPD Concert Band and Jazz Band, and the Buzz Maddux Octet, among others. Sean’s love of music is only matched by his love for his fellow man: working tirelessly to bring hope and inspiration to the world through his music.
Ian Flores is a Los Angeles based drummer who specializes in jazz performance. He performs in the Cal State Los Angeles Jazz Ensemble and studies with award-winning drummer Jeff Hamilton. He is a very versatile player and has performed in several professional musical productions as well as moonlighting as a classic rock drummer.
Sample Jazz Repertoire:
- Early Jazz Influences
Maple Leaf Rag
Fats Waller stylings
- Big Band Era
Duke Ellington: Take the “A” Train, In a Mellow Tone
Benny Goodman: Stompin’ at the Savoy
Gershwin: Our Love is Here to Stay
- BeBop Era
Thelonious Monk: Well You Needn’t
Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite
Miles Davis: Autumn Leaves, Freddie Freeloader
Bill Evans: On Green Dolphin Street
Dizzie Gillespie: Night in Tunisia
- The 1960s & 1970s
Ahmad Jamal: Song for My Father
Herbie Hancock: Maiden Voyage
Lee Morgan: Sidewider
Sonny Rollins: St. Thomas
We are also open to requests!