Larry McDonough & Richard Terrill

Larry McDonough & Richard Terrill

Wed · August 23, 2017

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm


Tickets at the Door

Larry McDonough & Richard Terrill
Larry McDonough & Richard Terrill
Larry McDonough is a St. Paul jazz pianist and singer, performing around the world and recording with
his group the Larry McDonough Quartet as well as solo, and in duos and trios. He has performed with
legendary saxophonist and composer Benny Golson, Trombonist Fred Wesley, and trumpeter Duane
Eubanks, as well as a who’s who of local jazz artists, and was inducted into the Minnesota Rock Country
Hall of Fame for his work in the group Danny’s Reasons. He has released nine CDs and DVDs as a
leader, including “Simple Gifts,” which reached number 29 on the CMJ Jazz Chart and has been played
on hundreds of stations around the country and throughout the world. He also is a lawyer and law
professor selected by William Mitchell College of Law as one of “100 Who Made a Difference” over the
100-year history of the school. Larry directs pro bono legal services for the poor at Dorsey & Whitney.
Richard Terrill, sax player and Minnesota State University Mankato English Professor, received the
Minnesota Book Award for Poetry for his poetry compilation “Coming Late to Rachmaninoff”

(University of Tampa Press, 2003). Richard has been performing with Larry McDonough since December
2001. He also has performed with guitarist Jim McGuire and with Chaz Draper’s Uptown Jazz Quartet.
As a college student, Richard was a member of the award-winning University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Jazz Ensemble and performed with later-to-be Pat Metheny keyboardist Lyle Mays in the Lyle Mays
Quartet, winner of small group honors at the Midwest College Jazz Festival. He has also worked with
pianist Geoff Keezer. Richard is a retired creative writing teacher and professor at Minnesota State
University, Mankato.
Venue Information:
The Warming House
4001 Bryant Ave South
Minneapolis, MN, 55409