Roger Glenn Latin Jazz Ensemble To Perform At Healdsburg Jazz Festival

by chip on April 23, 2013

Roger Glenn, master musician and entertainer on the flute, sax and vibraphone, and son of the late Tyree Glenn who was one of the 57 notable jazz musicians pictured in the historic photo “A Great Day in Harlem” is bringing the Roger Glenn Latin Jazz Ensemble to The Healdsburg Jazz Festival in Healdsburg, CA on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Special guest for this performance is acclaimed guitarist Ray Obiedo.

Roger has performed and toured with jazz legends such as Dizzy Gillespie, Mongo Santamaria, Rosemary Clooney, and Herbie Mann. Roger’s flute playing is featured on the Grammy-award winning album La Onda Va Bien with Cal Tjader, as well as many notable recordings by Donald Byrd, Peaches and Herb, Bobby Hutcherson and Mongo Santamaria. This show will feature Roger’s original compositions from his soon to be released CD In the Moment.

Tuesday June 4, 2013
Healdsburg Plaza Bandstand
6:00 to 8:00  pm
You can get additional information and directions HERE.

This highly-energetic group consists of:
Roger Glenn – sax, flute, vibes
Ray Obiedo – guitar
Bob Karty – piano
Phil Thompson – drums
Derek Rolando – congas
David Belove – bass

Check out Roger Glenn’s Website
Check out some albums featuring Roger Glenn:

La Onda Va Bien, Cal Tjader

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