New York Jazz / Blues Vocalist Frank Senior has been invited to The
3rd International Festival of Blind Musicians.
This festival takes place October 3 -7, 2012 in Tetouan, Morocco.
Traveling with Frank will be bassist Paul Beaudry, drummer
Jacob Melchior and pianist, Matthew Whitaker who will be accompanied by his parents
on this his 3rd international tour (Japan 2011 and Italy 2012). Frank continues
his job as a tour guide at the New York Exhibit of Dialog In
the Dark. This exhibit is a tour of sounds, smells and
everything that you would experience in a city like New York as if you were blind.
We had an amazing experience and recommend it as a stop on your next trip to NY.
The exhibit needs your coninued support or it will close. Also make sure you go
to www.reverbnation.com/franksenior and sign up for my
emai list as soon as possible.
The Ernie Edwards Trio, featuring Ernie Edwards, Jacob Webb (bass) Nathan
Webb (drums) will be returning to SOMETHIN Jazz in
New York October 14, 2012. Set time is 7:00PM. Tim Veeder (saxaphonist) will be performing with
them as a special guest.
Ernie continues his work at St Joseph's School for the Blind, Concordia Learning
he works with the music teacher and young students who like him are blind or visually
In other happenings, A double header of jazz is coming to Trenton,
NJ. An agreement was recently
with Sunday JAMS to
bring two jazz groups to the Trenton Marriott on September 23, 2012.
Performing for this special Sunday JAMS is Matthew Whitaker, the 11 year old blind
multi-instrumentalist from Hackensack, NJ along with his trio. Matthew will be playing
his Hammond B-3 Organ with his trio. The performance starts at 3:00PM
Also performing is Latin
Jazz vocalist and trumpeter, Luis "Loudmouth" Camacho. Luis will be bringing his unique style of Jazz / Latin Jazz from New York
Tickets may be purchased by calling 609-915-9278, 609-771-6722 or by
to http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb964218787 (fees
Currently plans are almost complete for The
Matthew Whitaker Trio, Luis "Loudmouth" Camacho with "Sounds
del Caribe" and The
Ernie Edwards Trio for
the up coming Jazz and Blues Festival to be held in Trenton, NJ. Watch for more
information by checking the website.
Ernie Edwards / The Ernie Edwards Trio
PO Box 7325
Trenton, NJ 08628