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San Jose, CA – 08/10/13 – San Jose Jazz Festival

Event Name San Jose Jazz Festival – Primary Colors When Saturday, August 10, 2013 7:00pm – All Ages Where San Jose Jazz Festival (map) S Market St. San Jose, CA 95113 Primary Colors performs at the Cisco Silicon Valley Stage

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San Jose, CA – 07/27/13 – Hedley Club at Hotel Deanza

Event Name Primary Colors Quartet at The Hedley Club When Saturday, July 27, 2013 8:30pm – 21+ Where Hedley Club at Hotel Deanza (map) 233 West Santa Clara St. San Jose, CA, US 95113 Other InfoPrimary Colors Quartet Rick on

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Sunnyvale, CA – 07/20/13 – Jazz & Beyond Summer Series

Event Name Primary Colors: Jazz & Beyond in Sunnyvale When Saturday, July 20, 2013 5:30pm – All Ages Where Jazz & Beyond Summer Series (map) 190 S Murphy Avenue Sunnyvale, CA, US 94086 Other InfoPrimary Colors performs at the Jazz

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More Than One Way Home

More Than One Way Home - Primary Colors, Rick Vandivier and Nate Pruitt

Liner Notes I would to thank the great musicians on this CD, Jason Lewis-drums, Dan Robbins-bass, and most of all, my long time friend and music partner, Rick Vandivier on guitar. Thanks to Dean Hodgson for his wonderful photography, and

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San Jose, CA – 06/16/13 – 71 Saint Peter

When Sunday, June 16, 2013 5:00pm – All Ages Where 71 Saint Peter (map) 71 N San Pedro Street San Jose, CA 95110 Mediterranean Restaurant « Back to the calendar

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San Jose, CA – 06/07/13 – 71 Saint Peter

When Friday, June 7, 2013 6:30pm – All Ages Where 71 Saint Peter (map) 71 N San Pedro Street San Jose, CA 95110 Mediterranean Restaurant « Back to the calendar

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Every Mother’s Son

Every Mother's Son - Primary Colors

Every Mother’s Son This album picks up where “We Know How it Feels” left off, with the emphasis on jazz and blues but with vocalist Nate Pruitt and the band stretching out even further. Listen or Buy Song List Sweet

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We Know How It Feels

We Know How It Feels -  Primary Colors

We Know How It Feels An amazing collection of tunes featuring vocalist Nate Pruitt, focusing primarily on jazz and blues, but also including elements of swing, soul, pop, spiritual, and Latin styles … even a trademark deep Southern yodel. Listen

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Primary Colors Struts Out a New Hue at the Sanchez Concert Hall

Jean Bartlett – Pacifica Tribune: “Primary Colors laid down their ground rules before their Friday night set even began. It’s ten minutes or more till showtime. The musicians, Rick Vandivier – guitar, Glen Richman – Bass, George Marsh – drums

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Vocalist, Guitarist at Heart of Primary Colors

Andrew Gilbert Special to the San Jose Mercury News The best jazz happens through an elaborate process of trial and error in which musicians explore various concepts while searching for an ideal blend of personalities and sounds. That was how

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