Brett Dewey has developed an aggressive mandolin style from years of hosting large weekly jam sessions at his home in Idaho. Also with over thirty years of playing and singing professionally, Brett has developed advanced mandolin skills, influenced by such mandolin players as Bill Monroe (Brett and Bill played in an opening act for Monroe in the early 80's), Jethro Burns, Sam Bush, David Grisman and recently, Chris Thile. Brett and Pinto have been playing and singing together for over ten years now. Brett and Bill (Trio Pinto's bass player) started a bluegrass band back in the early 70's. They have played music on and off together for over thirty years now. The musical collaboration of Pinto, Bill and Brett was meant to be. Old friends, best friends*, TRIO PINTO.