(free) 26th Annual Central Ave Jazz Festival "Returns Virtually" (X3) Nites - Sept.; Wed. 8th, Th. 9th & Fri. 10th - 7PM PT *updatez*


The Central Avenue Jazz Festival is keeping the west coast (J)azz tradition alive. 

As the City of Los Angeles continues to work through the challenges that this ongoing pandemic brings & w/ due regard to the health & safety of the public, once again the legacy of Central Avenue, once known as the hub of west coast (J)azz, will be celebrated virtually w/ some very special performances by some of LA’s finest musicians.

There are several ways to take part in the three-night musical event, which will feature The Dean Family, The Central Avenue Jazz Experience & the Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band, as well as, a visual tribute to Central Avenue legends Gerald Wilson, Etta James, Ernie Andrews, Vi Redd & Charles Mingus.


Sept. 8th

The Dean Family

Donald Dean Sr. – drums

Darynn Dean – voice

Jamael Dean – piano

Sezin Ahmet Turkmenoglu – bass

Rickey Woodard – sax

Sept. 9th

The Central Avenue Jazz Experience

George Bohanon – t-bone

Brandon Coleman – keyboards

Jeremy Jeffers – organ

Ian Martin – uprite bass

Ryan Porter – bone (MD)

Lyndon Rochelle – drums

Toni Scruggs – voice

Nolan Shaheed – trumpet

Sept. 10th

Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band

Poncho Sanchez – congas/voice

Giancarlo Anderson – bongos/percussion

Ron Blake – trumpet/flugelhorn

Rob Hardt – sax

Andy Langham – piano

Jose Perez – timbales

Ross Schodek – bass

Francisco Torres – t-bone

Watch FREE, streaming at 7PM pst on www.centralavejazzfest.com or download the Smogo TV App on Roku, Amazon Fire TV & Apple TV. In the LA metro area, you can also watch the cable broadcast on LA CityView 35


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