Montavilla Jazz Festival

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 6 – Rich Halley 5 with Vinny Golia

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 6 - RICH HALLEY 5 WITH VINNY GOLIA: I was truly excited to attend this great jazz festival,...
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Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 5 – David Friesen Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 5 – DAVID FRIESEN QUARTET:  I have long been a fan of David Friesen's "brand" of jazz... ever...
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Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 4 – Joe Manis Double Drums Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 4 - JOE MANIS DOUBLE DRUMS QUARTET: I was immediately impressed with Joe's sax work when they started...
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Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 3 – PJCE with Jasnam Daya Singh

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 3 - PJCE (PORTLAND JAZZ COMPOSERS ENSEMBLE) WITH JASNAM DAYA SINGH:  Jasnam Daya Singh is one of the...
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Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 2 – Trio Subtonic with Dan Balmer

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 2 – TRIO SUBTONIC WITH DAN BALMER:  Galen Clark, the keyboardist for this high-talent krew, is the leader...
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Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 1 – Ron Steen Quartet

Montavilla Jazz Festival Day 1, Act 1 - RON STEEN QUARTET: I don't think the organizers could have picked a better act to open...
Charlie Saibel Tipsy piano bar

Charlie Saibel Tipsy piano bar Charlie Saibel’s first gig at Tipsy Piano Bar

Charlie Saibel Tipsy piano bar I only go out on the town when there are great musician's playing, and of course my friend Charlie...
Montavilla jazz festival forefront creative expression

Montavilla jazz festival forefront creative expression Montavilla Jazz Festival 2017

Montavilla jazz festival forefront creative expression The Montavilla Jazz Festival (in the Montavilla area of Portland, Oregon) is in it's fourth year (unbeknownst to...
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* jazzcamp portland ryanmeahger * Ryan Meahger’s Jazz Camp 2017

A most sincere thanks to Ryan and Cuong Vu for letting me sit in & observe * jazzcamp portland ryanmeahger * RYAN MEAGHER'S JAZZ CAMP...
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James Rosocha heavy original funky jazz

James Rosocha heavy original funky jazz James Rosocha – Avalon

James Rosocha heavy original funky jazz James Rosocha - AVALON:  James is a longtime veteran in the jazz & funk community (he's played with...
Michael Stribling intimate sacred energies

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Michael Stribling intimate sacred energies Michael Stribling - UNION/MUSIC FOR LOVERS:  You get well over an hour's worth of Michael's soothing and inspiring music...
Rachel LaFond captivating solo piano debut

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Rachel LaFond captivating solo piano debut Rachel LaFond - WANDERING SOUL:  Rachel's May 2017 debut solo piano album is truly among the most captivating...