Monday, September 29, 2014
The stellar Charles Lloyd Quartet performed on the Jimmy Lyons Stage, at the 2014 Monterey Jazz Festival, on Sunday, September 21. The quartet includes: Charles Lloyd - tenor sax, flute, tárogató; Jason Moran - piano; Eric Harland - drums; and Reuben Rogers - bass.
Michael Feinstein's Sinatra Project was performed on the Jimmy Lyons Stage, at the 2014 Monterey Jazz Festival, on Sunday, September 21. Performers included: Michael Feinstein - vocals, piano; Sam Kriger - piano, conductor; Kirk Smith - bass; Albie Berk - drums; with special guests Russell Malone - guitar and Harry Allen - tenor sax; and members of the Monterey Jazz Festival Next Generation Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Paul Contos.
The Geoffrey Keezer Trio played a set in the Coffee House, at the 2014 Monterey Jazz Festival, on Sunday, September 21. The trio was comprised of: Geoffrey Keezer - piano; Richie Goods - bass; and Ulysses Owens, Jr., - drums.
The patriarch, Ellis Marsalis, played in the Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet in a 2014 Monterey Jazz Festival set titled "Last Southern Gentlemen Tour," on Sunday, September 21, 2014. Performing were: Ellis Marsalis - piano; Delfeayo Marsalis - trombone; Gene Fisher - bass; and Marvin "Smitty" Smith - drums.