Rex Bell Trio - Two Faces ‘Featuring Genine Latrice Perez’
The newest release from the Rex Bell Trio, “Two Faces” featuring Genine Latrice Perez is inspired by the music of Frank Sinatra and Billie Holiday. The work features Rex Bell on piano, Joe Vick on Bass, and Dave Rogers on drums, with orchestrations by Sir Eric Chesher.
Dr. Rex Bell holds a degree in piano performance. Fluent in all styles, special areas of interest include classical (especially contemporary) and jazz. A frequent performer in the central Arkansas area, Dr. Bell has also released two jazz CD’s on the Infrared label which have received exceptional reviews in both local and national publications as well as earning airplay on local radio stations KLRE, KUAR and KABF and nationally on NPR’s Audiophile Audition.
He has performed music from the CD’s at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, and as a member of the Arkansas Arts on Tour roster sponsored by the Arkansas Arts Council. Classical music training includes study with Dr. Neil Rutman, Artist-in-Residence at the University of Central Arkansas.
Current projects include composing as well as commissioning new works from nationally recognized composers for an upcoming jazz piano ensemble CD project. Dr. Rex Bell is a pathologist in private practice in Little Rock, Arkansas.