Keystone Korner Tribute Celebration hosted by Todd Barkan
by SPJazz on March 22, 2016 in Festival, News
Thursday, May 12th
7:30 P.M. – Sandi Point Ballroom
Opening Festival — Keystone Korner Tribute Celebration hosted by Todd Barkan
The Legendary Todd Barkan will host both Thursday and Saturday. He will be honored by The Jazz Gallery at their New York Gala in May with their Contribution to the Arts Award.
Celebrating Keystone Korner, the legendary Jazz club in San Francisco’s vibrant Jazz scene of the ‘70s and ‘80s, with the Music of Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, George Cables and Eddie Henderson.
The George Cables Trio featuring Victor Lewis and Essiet Essiet, with guests Eddie Henderson & Steve Nelson. This extraordinary group of musicians, all legendary in their own right, pay tribute to the legends such as Freddie Hubbard and Bobby Hutcherson, who graced the Keystone Korner’s stage.
Headlining artists are the George Cables Trio featuring Essiet Okun Essiet and Victor Lewis with special guests Steve Nelson and Eddie Henderson, and the Cookers with Donald Harrison and Cecil Mcbee, and the Chico Freeman Plus+Tet.