Smooth Jazz Thursday

Brenda Russell

Here’s a picture I took of Brenda Russell performing at the Pasadena Jazz Festival some years past. She’s mostly know for the song Piano in the Dark.
Quote of the Day:
“There is never time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the movement, the time is always now.”
James Baldwin (U.S. writer, 1924-1987)

Old School Tuesday

Jeffery Osborne

I’m going back in time again, so here’s a photo I took of Jeffery Osborne performing some years ago at the Pasadena Jazz Festival. Some of you older folks may remember him as the lead singer for the R&B band LTD.

Quote of the Day:
Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.
Paul Simon