Brad Billmaier Quartet
straight ahead jazz from this ensemble led by drummer Billmaier
Brad is a Toledo, Ohio based performer, composer, and educator with his bachelor’s degree in jazz performance. He has studied music under Dr. Olman Piedra, Tad Weed, Scott Gwinnell, Norm Damschroder, Kent Klee, Dr. Dan Piccolo, Dr. Aaron Ziegler, Claire Cho, etc. among others.
He works primarily in the genres of jazz/fusion, blues, and funk, but he is well versed in most all genres and styles which he continually incorporates into his playing. Brad has led his projects to widespread recognition and acclaim throughout the Toledo area and into Southeast Michigan. Brad has collaborated and worked with a diverse array of artists including late, great jazz guitarist Vic Juris, Detroit jazz pianist and Aretha Franklin band member Alvin Waddles, Sun Ra flautist and jazz clinician Galen Abdur-Razzaq, and many more.Back to Events