It’s Bill Champlin’s birthday today.
The Sons of Champlin…a big San Francisco Band in its day.
Bill Champlin went on to “Chicago”, which seems a nice fit.
From: Blues / R&B on MV
From: Barrett MartinVEVO
Billy Cobham — jazz fusion drummer, band leader, composer
“Stratus” is originally from his 1973 album “Spectrum”.
Betty Carter (1929-1998)
One of the great jazz singers, not as well-known as some others.
From: VHS Dust
Sonny Sharrock (1940-1994)
From Amalokch on YouTube
Mary Osborne (1921-1992)
Great early jazz guitarist
This was filmed at Art Ford’s Jazz Party in Newark, New Jersey.