Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Recap of the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival

My dispatch from the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival is up and readable on the Pittsburgh Current page, so please check it out.  Since there wasn't enough room to post a ton of photos on the site, here are a few good ones from the event.
Sean Jones (right) sat in with Butcher Brown, featuring Marcus Tenney

Warren Wolf gave a history of the vibes

Keyon Harrold played an emotionally-charged set. 

Captain Black Big Band, led by Orrin Evans, who's hidden, stage left at the piano

Jessica Care Moore, who started Black Women Rock

Nona Hendryx brought the house down at Black Women Rock

Charles Lloyd played flute and tenor sax, with bassist Reuben Rogers