For the USC and Exposition Park neighborhoods in Los Angeles
Time: July 20, 2021 from 7pm to 8pm
Event Type: donation/free, online-stream, _|azz-trio
Organized By: Event Hosted by Mark Christian Miller "Silk" / (only) posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- [ltd. In-Kind @ lg.]
Latest Activity: Jul 15
Pianist, composer & educator Ron Kobayashi has performed w/ a variety of musical artists including Mel Torme, Kenny Burrell, Peter Frampton, Tom Scott, Margaret Whiting, Peter White, Najee, Eric Marienthal & comedian Bob Saget. For five years Ron served as musical director for the Hollywood Diversity Awards; has made numerous television appearances including The Johnny Yune Show, The Jerry Lewis Telethon, The CBS News w/ Dan Rather, American Stars & w/ Jackee Harris on a recent episode of "Life After" on the TVONE Network. In 1992, Ron performed for President Bill Clinton.
Ron & his trio (w/ Baba Elefante on bass & Steve Dixon on drums) have been together for more than 25 years playing festivals & (J)azz clubs throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, Florida & New York. The Trio was voted Best Jazz Group in Orange County, CA by readers of the OC Weekly in 1996, & was nominated for Best Jazz Group in Orange County in 2012 by the Orange County Music Awards. In 2005, Ron was awarded "Role Model & Inspiration for Asian Americans in the Field of Music" by the Orange County Asian Business Association.
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