The amazing Quincy Jones came up and directed “Killer Joe”, the last song of the night during his big band tribute at Monterey Jazz Festival 59. There was a stellar cast of musicians including Valerie Simpson, Hubert Laws, Christian McBride, James Carter, Dave Grusin, John Clayton, Paul Jackson, Jr. and many others. It was a […]
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Cecile McLorin Salvant Monterey Jazz Festival 59 09.16.2016 Cecile McLorin Salvant at Monterey Jazz Festival 59 last year. She was spectacular. Monterey Jazz Festival 60 is just a few weeks away. I will post favorite images here from past festivals so stay tuned.
I am just back from the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2015 and it was spectacular. I had the honor of being one of the staff photographers this year which was pretty awesome. I will be posting photos from some of the great music acts soon. These two murals were created by artists while they […]
Good Morning! June is quickly approaching and I have not been away for awhile. I am posting a couple of photos today that I love. It has been an amazing year of change thus far and there is more to come. I thank you for stopping by to visit and hope you will continue enjoying […]
Oakland Pride 2014 was a very fun event this year. I spent all day capturing the event. I have sorted through over 1100 photos and these two photos are my favorites for this year’s event. It is the creativity of their costumes and makeup that draws me to them. You can see more of my […]