The Solace Trio is comprised of Joey Mintz, Josh Downer, and Tim Kim.
Tim Kim is a classically trained violinist with 15+ years of experience as a soloist, co-concert master of orchestra, and first violinist in multiple quartets. He is currently receiving his MFA in Performance for Violin and Voice at Mills College in Oakland.
Josh Downer is a guitarist, masterful musical theorist, and arranger. He is currently a PhD candidate in Neuroscience at UC Davis.
Joey Mintz is a multi-instrumental musician with chops on the guitar, bass, melodica, percussion, and many other instruments. He is currently a BFA candidate at San Francisco State University.
The three came together many years ago and have fine tuned a sound that is unique and has given smiles, chills, and tears to audiences across the Bay Area.
Solace Trio plays music from a variety of styles, including classical, pop, reggae, gypsy, indie rock and their own original tunes. They also write custom arrangements of your favorite songs, and can move a crowd at events ranging from your house party to your wedding.