Seven Questions with Trumpeter Josh Evans

1)   If you could only own one CD, what would it be? Absolutely Art Blakey “Free for All”, the intensity on this recording is beyond belief. All I have to say about this is Art Blakey, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller, Cedar Walton, And Reggie Workman WOOOOOO!!! It’s also interesting that this band recorded a few other tunes on that

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James Gibbs Quartet

James Gibbs featuring Mike Parker - keys, Cliff Awan Kee - bass and Kevin Bowden.- drums. Hyatt Regency - 2 Albany St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901 No cover charge.

Dmitry Baevsky Quartet

Dmitry Baevsky Quartet Dmitry Baevsky featuring Kris Kaiser - guitar, Tal Ronen - bass and Joe Strasser - drums.. Hyatt Regency - 2 Albany St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901 No cover charge.

Doris Spears Trio

Vocalist Doris Spears featuring Radam Schwartz - key board and Takashi Ogura - bass. INC American Bar & Kitchen, 302 George St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901 No cover charge. Reservations

SEVEN QUESTIONS WITH TRUMPETER FREDDIE HENDRIX

NBJP: How old were you when you first played in front of an audience (beyond your family) and what did you play?  FH: I was approximately 12 years old when I first started playing in public. And that took place at The Presbyterian Church of Teaneck where my mother introduced me to learning about God and religion. I performed hymnals and

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Seven Questions with Guitarist Bob DeVos

Bob has performed for NBJP several times, most recently with Akiko Tsuruga on September 6   NBJP: If you were about to have your last meal, what would it be? BD: My Grandmother's pasta with sparerib sauce. Since it would be my last meal to heck with the cholesterol! NBJP: What’s your favorite jazz club to go to if you're just going

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