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Live Music Friday with Adam Bodine Trio

  • Rialto Cafe 934 16th Street Denver, CO, 80202 United States (map)






Open seating in the bar with
Classic Cocktail Specials & Dinner Features

Or for Dinner Reservations: Wendy: (303) 260-4732

Based out of Colorado, USA, the Adam Bodine Trio is an entertaining and dynamic ensemble that makes creative instrumental music. Most often categorized as jazz, their sound embraces and integrates a multitude of genres, styles, influences and cultural persuasions.

Led by pianist and composer Adam Bodine, this talented trio primarily showcases its young bandleader’s original compositions. Adam's song catalog is extensive, eclectic and it embodies an optimum framework for his spirited, imaginative and often humorous musical personality to shine. Bodine's band is also equipped with a massive assortment of cover material, including compelling interpretations of familiar pop and rock hits, evocative theme songs, choice standards and obscure classics. Complimented by bass and drums, the Adam Bodine Trio features an expansive rotation of several outstanding and accomplished musicians.*

A prolific producer and bandleader, Adam Bodine has recorded and released five full-length albums with his trio: Evergroove Session (2015), Adam Bodine Trio Plays Nirvana (2013), Up 'N Hear (2011), Blue Mud (2010) and The Chauffeur (2009). Recipients of great acclaim locally, nationally and internationally, all of these albums continue to be acquired by fans and various distributive entities across North America, throughout Europe, as well as Japan. Even more, several tracks from these recordings continue to receive steady airplay on terrestrial and satellite radio stations worldwide. In addition, Bodine has also made available from his archives an assortment of live recordings with his group. 

With that, performing live in front of a discernible audience finds the Adam Bodine Trio amplifying its artistry to spectacular dimensions. Their shows radiate a fun, spontaneous and playful presence and feature stellar musicianship, expressive improvisation and venturesome interplay. Always fresh and thoughtful in its song selection, every Adam Bodine Trio gig stages a production unto itself.

Especially on their home front of the Mile High City, Bodine and his band have received much praiseworthy recognition and have accumulated many impressive credentials. Recently aired on Rocky Mountain PBS, Adam was spotlighted in an interview, along with a performance by his trio, in a documentary commemorating the success and important cultural impact of Denver's renowned radio station Jazz89 KUVO. Bodine has also been recognized multiple times as a Featured Artist by the station. Even more, the Adam Bodine Trio has wowed crowds at Denver's legendary Five Points Jazz Festival,  City Park Jazz's Summer Concert Series, as well as a number of popular festivals and venerable venues throughout the region. A favorite and frequent performer at one of the nation's premier jazz clubs Dazzle Jazz, Adam and his trio have put on a variety of successful concerts on its illustrious stage. And a recent wonderful addition to Denver's blossoming music scene, the hip new jazz lounge Nocturne has played host to many exciting Adam Bodine Trio gigs, including a very well received multi-month-long artist residency.

In addition to public performances, the Adam Bodine Trio is also experienced in providing high quality musical entertainment for a variety of private events. A prime choice for all sorts of gatherings, functions, parties, receptions and ceremonies, they are experts at creating pleasant, fun and tasteful ambiences. Always professional and friendly, Adam's top-notch musical services come highly recommended by every client, event coordinator, production company and venue he and his trio have had the pleasure of working with.

For those interested in being updated on some of Adam's current musical involvements and whereabouts, you are encouraged to sign up on his email list, like his Facebook page, and/or follow him on Twitter and Instagram. And check out Adam's other website for even more music related stuff.