11th & Grant With Eric Funk

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is the premiere outlet for music performance in Montana, seeking out the state's most acclaimed, accomplished, and pioneering talent. The Emmy winning performance series also devotes significant time to each artist's personal story, insights into their music and their approach to life, ultimately providing a deeper experience than a seat at a concert. Accomplished composer and musician Eric Funk serves as host and artistic director, hand selecting each performer from communities around the state to form a diverse series featuring genres from jazz to classical, country to zydeco, and rock to fusion.

Backburner (No. 103)

First Aired Thursday, February 16, 2006

Backburner, the Bozeman-based jazz quartet provides an energized performance.

In this episode we present Backburner, the Bozeman-based jazz quartet who provide an energized performance of original tunes composed by Alan Fauque (saxophones), Eddie T. (electric bass), and our program host, Eric Funk (piano). Mike Gillan (drums) fills out the quartet playing swing, Latin, funk, and jazz waltz. This is a program that will keep your toes tappin'!

MontanaPBS (Scott Sterling/Aaron Pruitt)

Backburner

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is proudly supported by these Individuals and Montana Businesses:

Funders for this season of 11th & Grant

To find out how you can support the show that supports Montana artists, contact: aaron_pruitt@montanapbs.org

Directed by:
Scott Sterling & Michael Ballard

Produced by:
Paul "Gomez" Routhier

Audio Director:
Gil Stober - Peak Recording & Sound

Executive Producer
Aaron Pruitt

- 11th & Grant is a production of KUSM-TV/MontanaPBS, MSU-Bozeman -