Guitarist Dirk K is returning to Alvas Showroom and bringing his All Star Band. C.C. Thomas Jr., MD for Diana Ross, on bass, Gene Coye from Larry Carlton’s band on drums and New Zealand native Tim Sellars on percussion and Tablas. Dirk K is known for his guitar artistry and unique sounds while keeping his soulfulness and his radiant personality. A virtuoso on nylon string, as well as Jazz guitar, his playing gives the listener a vast variety of sounds, styles, and grooves. From Jazz styles such as George Benson to Flamenco, Rumba styles such as the Gipsy Kings and all the way to Earl Klugh, Dirk K mastered all the elements and brought a new and unique approach to Jazz and beyond. Dirk K, originally from Germany, is an accomplished guitarist, whose career began in the early 1990s. Releasing 20 CDs as a Recording Artist on Sony, Bellaphon, Fuzzy Music and on his own independent label DIP Records. In addition he recorded 12 CD’s with original projects such as Lockout Station, Quartet Equinox, Das Überschall, Acoustic Journey, etc.. He performed and recorded with renowned artists such as Randy Brecker, Peter Erskine, Toots Thielemans, Dave Weckl, Brandon Fields, Alan Pasqua, Bob Moses, Marc Johnson, Terri Lyne Carrington, Gary Meek, Rick Braun, Paul Tayler, Eric Marienthal, Darryl Williams, C.C. Thomas Jr., Al Turner, and many more.
Dirk K – guitar
C.C. Thomas Jr. – bass (MD Diana Ross)
Gene Coye – drums (Larry Carlton, Carlos Santana)
Tim Sellars – percussion (New Zealand, Cirque)