Blue Chips Trio play an eclectic blend of Jazz Standard Instrumentals, Pop Nostalgia, Groove Based Blues, Ballads, Café Jazz, 60's Pop, Rock n Roll. A three piece band of guitar, piano, bass with a male vocalist. The perfect blend of music that will delight easy listeners, played at a volume for small settings where a small groovy combo can enhance your event, gathering, party, scene, patio, deck, courtyard, garden, night club, soiree. Just simply a delightful blend of interesting music.
Guitar/Vocals: Chip Wilkins - hails from Houston Texas. He is a skilled guitarist /singer/ songwriter /troubadour/recording artist/studio musician and record producer. He has released two 2 CDs with Soulfellow Records (BMI). He was the guitarist/vocalist with The New Cairo Trio, Austin Texas.
Bass: James Bolno - A veteran of the Philadelphia music scene, former bass player for The Subterranean's. Skilled player, Jazz enthusiast and producer with advanced Jazz studies.
Piano: Dr. Chris Pastore - Professor of Transdisciplinary Studies and Director of the Thomas Jefferson University Jazz Band. Chris is a local Philly musician who has played with Ben Vaughn Combo, Junior Mints, Monday Blues Jazz Orchestra, and Straight Ahead Big Band amongst others.