Saturday, October 05, 2019

Jazzmeia Horn at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

Vocalist and songwriter Jazzmeia Horn headlined a band performing in Dizzy's Den at the Monterey Jazz Festival, on September 19, 2019. The band included: Jazzmeia Horn, vocals; Marcus Miller, sax; Keith Brown, piano; Rashaan Carter, bass; and Anwar Marshall, drums.




















Friday, October 04, 2019

Sasha Berliner at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

Sasha Berliner headlined a band performing in the Pacific Jazz Café, on September 28, 2019, at the Monterey Jazz Festival. The band was comprised of: Sasha Berliner, vibes; Morgan Guerin, sax; Christopher McCarthy, piano; Kanoa Mendenhall, bass; and Jongkuk Kim, drums.








Thursday, October 03, 2019

The Derrick Hodge Band at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

The Derrick Hodge Band performed in Dizzy's Den, on September 28, 2019, at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival. The band included: Derrick Hodge, bass; Casey Benjamin, sax; Mike Aaberg & Jahari Stampley, keyboards; and Mike Mitchell, drums.







Luciana Souza at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

Luciana Souza performed The Book of Longing, her song cycle on yearning, in the Night Club, on September 28, 2019, at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival. Performing with Luciana Souza (vocals, triangle & percussion), were Chico Pinheiro (guitar) and Scott Colley (bass).









Tank and the Bangas at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

New Orleans based Tank and the Bangas performed on September 28, 2019, on the Jimmy Lyons Stage, at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival. Performers included: Tarriona "Tank" Ball, vocals; Anjelika "Jelly" Joseph & Tia Henderson, background vocals; Albert Allenback, alto sax, flute; Etienne Stouflett, sax; Danny  Abel, guitar; Merell Burkett, keyboards; Norman Spence, bass, keyboards; Jonathan Johnson, bass; Joshua Johnson, drums; and Jevon Johnson, DJ.






Cha Wa at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

New Orleans based Mardi Gras Indian fund band Cha Wa performed on the Jimmy Lyons stage, on September 28, 2019, at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival. The band included: J'Wan Boudreaux, vocals, percussion; Joseph Hills, vocals, percussion; Aurélien Barnes, trumpet; Joseph Maize, Jr., trombone; Ari Teitel, guitar; Andrew Yanovski, keyboards, Isaac Eady, bass; and Joseph Gelini, drums.








The Next Generation Women in Jazz Combo at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival

The Next Generation Women in Jazz Combo performed on the Jazz Ed Stage, on September 28, 2019, at the 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival. Band members, under the direction of professional bassist Katie Thiroux, included: Gianna Pedregon, violin; Summer Camargo, trumpet; Veronica Leahy, alto sax; Hannah Mayer, piano; Jayla Chee, bass; and Carmen Murphy, drums.

The Next Generation Women in Jazz Combo is a small ensemble of a select group of top high school women jazz players from throughout the United States.