If I ever had a new aria to learn I would listen to Gedda first in order to make sure I was “doing it right.”
Garrett Harris 4 p.m., Feb. 27
Inception: San Diego, 2011
Influences: Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Chet Baker
Based in Oak Park, west coast jazz band Westside Inflection includes Anders Larsson (drums), Jason Hanna (trumpet, vocals), Colin Greggs (guitar), and Peter Mattice (bass).
In 2011, the quartet landed a Tuesday residency at the Riviera Supper Club (6pm to 9pm), as well as playing every Thursday at the Kensington Club (9pm to 12am).