Tag Archives: JazzForum Arts

Yard Byard – August 14, 2013

Yard Byard  -  Dobbs Ferry Riverfront Park  -  August 14, 2013 This is a tribute band to the late jazz piano encyclopedist, Jaki Byard; a number of the players had worked with him in some capacity.  It is testimony to … Continue reading

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Giacomo Gates – August 26, 2011

Giacomo Gates  -  Patriot’s Park, Tarrytown  -  August 26, 2011 This was the only JazzForum Arts presentation I made it to this year – shout out to Mark Morganelli, still producing excellent jazz entertainment in relaxed settings.  Also my first … Continue reading

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Greg Abate / Gary Smulyan Quartet – August 18, 2010

Greg Abate / Gary Smulyan Quartet    –   Dobbs Ferry Riverfront Park   –   August 18, 2010 Am I the only one finding it peculiar that the baritone sax players (in this case Abate) double on alto (both are E-flat) … Continue reading

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Hendrik Meurkins Quartet – July 16, 2010

Hendrik Meurkins Quartet     –      Pierson Park, Tarrytown        -         July 16, 2010 And yet another venue new to me.  I think the nature of this beast (jazz harmonica) is that some of it is just going to sound like lounge … Continue reading

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