POCKET JAZZ PRESENTS: 21 “Toot Salute” to Charlie Yardbird Parker 99th!


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Wanted Saxophonists to participate in an organized Event
call 951-456-9134 or pocketjazz@musician.org for more info

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WORLD STAGE LOS ANGELES presents: ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: STEVE SMITH TRIBUTE


The Hottest Jazz Ticket in Los Angeles




COMING IN JULY!! THE SONGBYRD: HER NEW RELEASE “INSIDE MYSELF”


SHERI SONGBYRD Layin’ Down Righteous Grooves Releasing “INSIDE MYSELF”

Buy your tixs today for Sheri Songbyrd “Inside Myself” CD Release Party and Show.      

PICK UP YOUR DOWNLOADS TODAY or Purchase CD from the Soul Songtress.  Sheri SongByrd is Inviting all her fans and friends to her big Record Release Gala in the Inland Empire for all her California’s Riverside/San Bernardino county friends and Fans.  

July 13 7:30 pm doors open / Show kicks off at 8:pm

Delicious Food available and No Host cash bar for your convenience.

Easy Purchase for Tixs & CD or single downloads also available: https://www.sherisongbyrd.com/tickets   more Info: 951-350-5265

Inside Myself CD Release Gala ~ July 13 7:30pm @ American Legion Ballroom  

2979 Dexter Dr. Riverside California 92501  Tixs online $20~Door $25

Meet & Greet following concert/show..those purchasing CDs will get autographs signed copies post-concert.  https://www.sherisongbyrd.com/tickets

INSIDE MYSELF – SHERI SONGBYRD

BASSIST JUINI BOOTH QUARTET APPEARING AT SMALLS JAZZ CLUB


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Saturday, August 6, 2016   7:30 PM – 8:30 PM only
THE JUINI BOOTH QUARTET
“Buhainia ‘s Delight” – The Music of Freddie Hubbard  

JUINI BOOTH (bass) // JOSH EVANS (trumpet) // BENITO GONZALEZ (piano) // KUSH ABADEY (drums)

 Smalls Jazz Club

183 West 10th Street

New York City, New York

10014 USA     www.smallslive.com

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Arthur “Juini” Booth, bassist/composer, lives and works in New York City. Playing professionally since 16,juini-booth-2 Juini Booth has expanded the range of the contrabass into a refined personal language of intense acoustic awareness and spatiality of sound. Firmly rooted in the forefront of the American jazz tradition, which he has helped to shape, Booth’s music also integrates influences from world music, emerging beyond the boundaries of categories to express the poetics of universal humanness.

His compositions reflect a masterful use of simple melodic themes developed through unexpected harmonies, unusual tonal qualities…

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PHILLY PRODIGAL SON McCOY TYNER HONORED BY MAYOR NUTTER & CITY


Flashback 2015.. honoring McCoy Tyner in Philly

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posted by  Robert J. Carmack   #@blues2jazzguy

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HE’S WIDELY considered one of the most influential jazz pianists of the 20th century, and yesterday McCoy Tyner was given the keys to the city – or our equivalent, a brass, mini Liberty Bell.

Mayor Nutter recognized Tyner as the 2015 Jazz Legend Honoree during the fifth annual Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month, which celebrates Philly’s jazz history with musical events throughout April.

Tyner, originally from West Philly, is an icon in the jazz community, and has performed alongside musical greats such as John Coltrane, Miles Davis and Dizzy Gillespie. He has won four Grammys and has released nearly 80 albums under his name.

“It’s wonderful to be back home in Philadelphia,” said Tyner, 76, who has spent recent years living in New York.

mcCoy Tyner  & BOBBY Shown: Publicist Robert J. Carmack with legendary pianist McCoy Tyner in San Francisco circa 2002

“I would like to thank…

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WHO ARE THE POCKET JAZZ CONTRIBUTORS: LEADERSHIP/FACILITATORS


POCKET JAZZ MANAGEMENT ~ Robert J. Carmack-Band Leader,Producer, Writer, Actor, Director, Publicity, Percussion,

Photo Artists: Chuck Koton, Robert J. Carmack, Valerie Huffman-Herring, Craig Johnson

Artists (Painters, Assemblage,Graphics) SAM PACE, MICHAEL BRADLEY, SANDRA MARCHAND

Musicians: Robert J. Carmack -percussion/sax/spoken word,Bobby West-Piano, Keyboards,music directo ~Andrew Acosta, all Percussion & Toys, Don Littleton Traps/ Percussion, Pablo Cologero -flutes,saxes and bass clarinet, Mike Alvidrez basses electric & acoustic.. Aladeen- sax/vocals

Booking Roster: Jazz groups-MAIA all-female jazz ensemble, Acknowledgement, Plight and Elephants Nda Park

Actors: Robert J. Carmack, Phil Bell, Pat Sligh, Windy Barnes-Farrell, Michelle LaChaux,TBA

Poets: Robert J. Carmack, TBA                                                                           

             

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