Thursday, August 15, 2019|10:30 PM - 1:00 AM

Akiko Tsuruga Quartet

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Akiko Tsuruga

Organ

Shes 'Sweet and Funky,' shes 'Cute and Bad.' A Composer. A Performer extraordinaire. The legendary Dr. Lonnie Smith describes her this way: 'Akiko's playing is like watching a ...

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Jerry Weldon

Tenor Sax

"A thoughtful soloist whose subtle swing has plenty of fiber" is how Ira Gitler described tenor saxophonist Jerry Weldon in The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz. A native New ...

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Ed Cherry

Guitar

"Ed is a great,soulful,swinging,underrated player deserving of wider recognition" Bill Milkowski 1/13/11.."An expressive instrumentalist, Cherry has a hip, melodic approach that is a refreshing contrast to guitarists who ...

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Joe Farnsworth

Drums

Joe Farnsworth is already regarded as one of the top jazz drummers in the world, but as far as he is concerned, he is just getting started. He ...

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