Joining Dr. Dawn is a brilliant cast of music veterans in traditional and contemporary (J)azz, soul, and progressive music.
Greg Manning - (Lead Keyboard) Also a recording artist who worked with Norman Brown, Mindy Abair, and Wayman Tisdale. http://greg-manning.com/
Kevin Deane - (Keyboard) Also a producer who worked with Michael Buble, Take 6, George Benson, Mary J. Blige, and Naturally 7,
Marvin "Smitty" Smith (Drums) Worked with a variety of legends including Archie Shepp, Steve Coleman, Sonny Rollins and Carmen Lundy. He was also in the "house" band for the Tonight Show with Jay Leno.http://www.allmusic.com/artist/marvin-smitty-smith-mn0000316612,
Michael Norfleet - (Keyboard/Vocals) Recorded with countless luminaries including Gladys Knight and Aaron Neville, and currently plays keyboard with Tito Jackson and The Miracles, and Switch.
Sekou Bunch - (Bass) Worked with Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston and Roger Daltrey. Trivia: he was also a contestant on the TV show, "Survivor". http://survivor.wikia.com/wiki/Sekou_Bunch.
Vaneta Thompson - (Vocalist) Sang with Ray Charles, Chante Moore, Tracy Spencer.
The concert takes place 4:00-5:30 p.m. All concerts are free to attend, seating is provided and free parking is available. To hear music samples please visit www.weho.org/arts.
Plummer Park, Fiesta Hall (indoors) 7377 Santa Monica Blvd. West Hollywood