I looked forward to a night at Pips with the David Leech Trio 8-10 PM Saturday August 12. It worked out great! Look for me together with them again, same venue on September 16, 23 and 30. It’s on LaBrea just north of Pico. Sax, Bass and Drums!
Thanks to any and all who take the time to share this wonderful time with me and Yevette Stewart, a friend and fine Jazz Vocalist. We are being honored in Inglewood “City of Champions ” as a Living Legends of Jazz and Blues. I look forward to joining many of my colleagues who have been so honored. Jazzabrations & […]
Today the band, under the direction of trumpeter/educator Dr. Bobby Rodriguez, brings live jazz music and education to grammar school kids all over Los Angeles. We are sponsored by the Los Angeles Jazz Society, Musicians Performance Trust Fund, Herb Alpert Foundation and Cultural Affairs of Los Angeles. We have several more concerts coming up this […]
2016 has been a great year for growth and new beginnings. The creativity flows. The fun continues. How lucky am I? I picked up 2 new basses this year, both Fenders. So I got plenty to boom boom boom with considering the collection of instruments those 2 get added to. The Fender Precision sounds great […]
From the critics, our friends and the All Stars’ fans: “Mixing soul, funk and blues into a mighty gumbo, Bobby Hurricane Spencer Blues All Stars take you to saxophone driven blues heaven. This music will lift your spirits and move your body with deep soulful and funky blues. Easy listening putting a smile on your […]
I got a good review when I least expected it. The gig was with Jimmy McConnell Quintet at the Valley Jazz Club. “Leslie Baker played a unique compact “traveling bass” with surprising full, rich sound proving it’s value to the band with her very active playing, showing off her skills as both a motivated supportive […]