Presented by Jazz Alive, a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation, Jazz Tales is a weekly livestream concert event committed to supporting Jazz Alive's goals of providing educational support in developing future artists.
Hosted by pianist Fred Hughes, each week Fred performs with and interviews guests talking about their careers, musical influences and interesting tales from their years in the music business.
July 29th Jazz Tales welcomed the formidable bassist, Herman Burney.
Herman has traveled the world as bassist with Nnenna Freelon, Marcus Roberts, Freddy Cole, Wynton Marsalis, Sonny Fortune, Harry Pickens, Eric Alexander, Wycliffe Gordon, Rene Marie, Monty Alexander, Etta Jones, Oscar Brown, Red Holloway, Natalie Cole, Cedar Walton, and many, many others.
This archived show is a peak into the world of this wonderful bassist.