Results for "Bobby West"
Bobby performs, records and composes in the genres of jazz, classical, hip-hop, R&B, pop and world music and composes works in the classical vein; orchestral, symphonic, sonatas and concerti. As is often the case of musicians who not supported in their home country of the US, Bobby left for a lauded career abroad, performing for nearly 3 decades in France (Club New Morning in Paris, one of the oldest jazz clubs in Europe), Germany, the U.K., Portugal, Japan, Dubai, Oman, Zagreb, Hong Kong, Indonesia, China, Oman, Croatia, Spain, Shanghai, Taipei, Morocco and the Netherlands. He now divides his time between living and performing abroad and in the US including his hometown of Los Angeles—performing, recording and creating original compositions of passion, originality and authenticity for which he is known. When Bobby West was born in Louisiana, the doctor said his fingers were so long that he’d either be a piano player or a pick pocket
by Mary Foster Conklin
This broadcast presents midsummer releases from pianist Bobby West and vocalist Carmela Rappazzo, plus a single of a new collaboration from vocalists Lucy Yeghiazaryan & Vanisha Gould, with birthday shoutouts to a pride of Jazz Leos: Nnenna Freelon, composer Pamela Baskin-Watson, pianists Joanne Brackeen and Shamie Royston, vocalists Camille Bertault, Fay Victor and Luba Mason, among ...