The World Stages' "O'faithful" longtime, reg. & now elder statesman. Past Board member & activelproducer (ie past event "A Band For: Banda", successful Ramon Banda benefit) Currently, semi-ret. & Sr. Co-Host of seasonal "Jazz Concert Series +" presented by STAGE Executive Director, Dwight Trible.
Jeffrey A. Winston, Longtime California Jazz Foundation Secretary - (J)azz producer, her/historian, journalist, poet, archivist, multi-instrumentalist, MC, comedian, philanthropist & humanitarian. His (J)azz career started at the University of Washington, where he served as a Teaching Assistant for a popular (J)azz history course and helped procure a $100,000 grant from the Rockefeller Foundation to establish a (J)azz institute on campus; he then went on to emcee concerts featuring a multitude of (J)azz luminaries and frequently does guest stints on “Jazz in the Modern Era” w/ semi-ret. Jazz Prof. Chet Hanley which airs weekly on Channel 36. Mr. Winston co-produces The World Stage Jazz Festival and World Stage Stories, an archival project featuring important (J)azz figures. His professional career has focused on community outreach and funding on behalf of the disabled and the elderly.
Interview: Jeffrey Winston and World Stage Stories - Daood, ExperienceLA.com
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