Sedona Jazz On The Rocks headliner, Bobby Hutcherson, was the recipient of the 2008 Festival's Lifetime Achievement Award. Marion Herrman, founder of the renowned jazzfest, commended Hutcherson on his body of work and innovative style as the event on Saturday came to an end. SJOR Executive Director Carol Golden presented the award.
In accepting the award, Hutcherson quipped, Does that mean I'm going to expire soon?" and followed with heartfelt gratitude in accepting the award.
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