The Charlie Ballantine Trio

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“In a nutshell: “Providence” is a monster that sneaks up on the listener in the best way”

“He should stay at the top of the heap for a long time if he can keep writing like this.”

Named Indianapolis’ “Best Jazz Musician” of 2015 by NUVO Magazine, Charlie Ballantine, is a professional guitarist who performs regularly around the midwest. Charlie has been a featured artist at notable events such as the Penrod Art Festival and The Indianapolis Jazz Festival and is also a frequent performer at renowned jazz clubs such as The Jazz Kitchen and The Chatterbox. His music stems from the traditions of folk, jazz, and blues music with influences such as Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Wes Montgomery, and Jimi Hendrix.