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

2017-01-05T10:39:12+00:00 Jazz, Music, New Jersey|

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



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

2016-09-10T15:57:41+00:00 Jazz, Music, New Jersey|

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

2017-01-05T10:39:16+00:00 Jazz, Music, New Jersey|