Herb Snitzer in Switzerland - 1989

from Glorious Days and Nights: A Jazz Memoir, page 54:

1989 was the best of the three years [photographing the Bern Jazz Festival], filled with great music from pianists Michel Camillo and Hank Jones; the great drummer Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers; the steady jazz bassist Milt Hinton (a wonderful photographer, too); bluesman Albert King; trumpet players Freddie Hubbard and Tom Harrell; the always energetic singer Dee Dee Bridgewater; clarinetist Buddy DeFranco (still alive and cookin'); the composer and saxophonist Benny Golson. Freddie and Benny years ago were part of the early sixties band of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers--so the …   more >>
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Herb Snitzer, Glorious Days and Nights: A Jazz Memoir (City of Jackson, 2011), p. 54. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1428417797176 accessed: 27 May, 2024

location of experience: Switzerland


Herb Snitzer
photographer, photojournalist, Writer

Listening to

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jazz (, performance of)
written by Miles Davis, Richard Rodgers
performed by Michel Camillo, Moss Family Singers, Albert King, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Buddy DeFranco, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Benny Golson, Milt Hinton, Freddie Hubbard, Hank Jones, Tom Harrell

Experience Information

Date/Time 1989
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:43:17 +0100
Approved on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:57:57 +0100