GRASSROOTS JAZZ ENSEMBLE~ PLIGHT ~ DEBUTS JULY 30


Originally posted on Hipster Sanctuary:
posted by  Kamaad Tauhid  #blues2jazzguy L.A. Calif_ It was announced by leader/spokesman Robert J. Carmack, that a collaboration of musicians,vocalists,arrangers and poets have formed PLIGHT. Plight is a grassroots performance ensemble featuring iconic jazz compositions integrated with spoken word and “vocalese” arrangements. Seriously dedicated to preserving the legacy of improvised…

PACHYDERMS NDA LEIMERT PARK?? MUSICAL Rx ~


Join Barbara Morrison, Pocket Jazz Presents with Don Littleton & Elephants Nda Park Lets Team-up with the Healing Force to soothe and Heal from everyday anxiety and frustration One hour of a global musical palette of sounds and rhythms.. the Right Rx! Log in at http://www.barbara morrison.com to gain access or donate Thursday, September 24th…

HENRY FRANKLIN TRIO LIVE @ THE GARDENIA CLUB ~ L.A.


For Immediate Release 3 More Sounds Delivers Masterfully On Their New Release Live At The Gardenia Club!”Gene Harris was a wonderful pianist who could play all styles” Henry Franklin Los Angeles, August 24th, 2020- 3 More Sounds, a co-op group with former Gene Harris and the 3 Sounds bassist Henry “The Skipper” Franklin and drummer Carl Burnett and with…

HEALING FORCE 4 PEACE CONCERT


Jazz and Blues entertainer, Barbara Morrison is joining forces with musicians, content developers, including bandleader, Don Littleton and Elephants Nda Park and Pocket Jazz Presents to create a campaign for Healing through a music series On-line through Facebook. ” All these musicians you see on our new online concert series are my personal friends” exclaimed…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBASSADOR HERBIE HANCOCK LOOKING GOOD


Originally posted on Hipster Sanctuary:
posted by Robert J. Carmack   #@blues2jazzguy Saxophonist Mel Martin and Herbie Hancock photo by Mel Martin Jazz Archives Its the birthday of the very man who once thought he would never reach the the greatness of an Oscar Peterson or a Thelonius Monk. Now 75,looking 40ish is the jazz…

REMEMBERING FREDERICK DEWAYNE HUBBARD: “HUBB”


Originally posted on Hipster Sanctuary:
written by Robert J. Carmack? #@blues2jazzguy As this writer was trying to decide on subjects and artists to write about during Jazz appreciation month, “Hubb”, BKA Freddie Hubbard, came into my mind It’s not easy to write about?an eclectic figure?like?Frederick Dewayne Hubbard. So I’m just going to go against all…