Sun, November 22, 2020, 5:00 pm
Join world-renowned jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco live on November 22, 2020, as he discusses his 30+ years on the jazz scene, sharing his musical experiences as well as an extensive look into “Evolution of Jazz Organ” the music, the musicians, its history, and evolution. Musical guests will include drummer Billy Hart, who played with Jimmy Smith and Shirley Scott, and tenor saxophonist Jerry Weldon. Both have performed and recorded with Joey and other master jazz organists over the years, including Jack McDuff, Jimmy Smith Trudy Pitts, to name a few.
He has a deep knowledge of how Jazz Organ styles have evolved and the musicians that have contributed to the continuing evolution. This program is sure to be a fun and informative session for the real music enthusiast.