CD Recorded w/Johnny O'Neal 3-21-10

For those of you who attended the recording session, you will still receive your preview copy of the cd.  I am going back into the studio to finish editing sometime within the next couple of weeks.  Thanks for your patience!


Detroit Jazz Fest After Party

Harbor House

440 Clinton St

Detroit, MI (downtown)

313 967-9900


On Friday, September 3rd, after the first day of the Detroit Jazz Fest, be sure to stop by the Harbor House in Greektown for great food and drinks, and a…


JazzKeepers Photo Shoot

Press Release

Area jazz artists gather for photo shoot

“Countless jazz performers continuously dedicate their souls in an effort to keep vintage jazz alive.  They are the true heroes who consistently reinforce the importance of jazz as they perform within


Jazzkeepers Photo Shoot

We will again be gathering on the steps of the Toledo Museum of Art to document who makes up the current performing jazz community in Toledo.  We are especially focusing on those who are "Jazzkeepers" - those who struggle to…


Acting in Dorothy McFarland's Play "Church Folks"

On Sunday June 27, 2010 I will be acting (not singing) in a play called "Church Folks", written by Toledoan Dorothy McFarland. The event is being held at the Franciscan Center and curtain is at 6:00.  For info about tickets…


New Recording Project

John O'Neal and I are planning to record this spring.  Will keep you posted.


Omni Artists

Attended my first meeting with some of Toledo's most prominent artists.  It's great to see these folks so excited about their upcoming projects and to enjoy the fellowship after the meeting.  They are still in the organizing stage, but seem…


Celebrity Wait Night

Giorgio's - Celebrity Wait Night Thursday March 4, 2010 for the benefit of the YWCA which supports programs for young women in the community.  I'll be waiting for you.  6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Tickets are $40.  More information later…



  • Still would like to have a little jazz club someday - perhaps when the economy improves.
  • Planning to record a cd with Johnny O'neal this year.  Stay tuned.
  • I miss Rusty a lot.

Toys for Jazz @ Christmas

I will be kicking off the holiday season at Murphy's Place Saturday, December 5th, 2009 from 9:00 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.  Bring a wrapped child's toy and get a stamped card for free admission on your next visit to Murphy's…