CPFJ MUSICIANS

The following musicians performed on CPFJ Stages from January 1989 to the present.

See CPFJ Historical Book  for performances from June 1980 thru December 1988

 

* Central PA Musicians (Some musicians are not included for the JazzMobile/Picnic/JazzWalk)

 

--A--

Mike Abbott, guitar  6/92

John Abercrombie, guitar  4/07

Charles Ables, bass  6/91

Steve Abshire, guitar 6/94

George Adams, tenor sax  6/90

Mark Adler, fulte, 8/14

Airmen of Note  8/90, 6/91, 6/95, 6/00

Eric Alexander, tenor sax  10/99, 4/03, 6/04, 08/2105 Festival

Monty Alexander, piano  6/07

Carl Allen, drums  1/95, 6/97

Eddie Allen, trumpet  11/93, 6/00

Geri Allen, piano  2/96  

Harry Allen, sax   10/16

Steve Allee, piano 10/2012

Mose Allison, piano/vocals  3/01, 6/06

Fabian Almazon, piano  6/04, 6/05

*Andy Alonso, bass  8/06, 8/2013 Festival

Gustavo Amarante, bass - 8/14

Robby Ameen, drums  8/92, 6/99

Jay Anderson, bass  6/05, 6/06

Ray Anderson, trombone  1/97

Ernie Andrews, vocals  6/89, 1/92, 6/04

Jeff Andrews, bass  11/89

*Tony Angelo, sax/clarinet/vocals  5/94

*Andy Angelucci, trumpet/vocals  5/94, 10/94, 6/03

Bill Anschell, piano  10/95

Harry Appleman, piano  10/92

Vincente Archer, bass  4/04

Army Blues Jazz Ensemble  6/99

Jeff Ashby, trombone  11/91, 6/94

Marty Ashby, guitar  11/91, 6/94

Ehud Asherie, piano  5/14

Victor Atkins, piano  6/99

Patti Austin, vocal  6/10

Teodross Avery, sax  4/96

 

--B--

Chris Bacas, alto & soprano sax/clarinet  5/89, 6/91, 10/92, 6/93, 6/94, 1/95, 5/96, 6/01, 6/05

Steve Bagby, drums  6/89, 6/90, 6/92, 6/93, 6/00, 6/04 (died 7/07)

Craig Bailey, alto sax  1/94

Elias Bailey, bass  10/05, 10/2013, 9/2014

*Pete Bainbridge, bass  6/99

Kevin Bales (piano)  9/2014

Ramon Bando, timbals  2/90

Tony Bando, bass  2/90

*Banjo Bob’s Jazz-Time Band  5/00

*Amy Banks, vocals  6/06, 8/06, 6/07

*Sam Banks, drums  1/89, 2/91, 5/91, 2/92, 5/92, 6/93, 5/95, 6/94, 6/95, 6/96, 10/96, 5/97, 5/98, 6/98,

   6/99, 9/99, 6/00, 6/01, 10/01, 6/03, 6/04, 6/05, 8/14

Yagil Baras, acoustic bass  2/03

Eddie Barefield, sax  12/89

Bootsie Barnes, tenor sax  11/05, 6/06, 08/2105 Festival

Joey Baron, drums  4/07

Art Barron, trombone  12/89

Kenny Barron, piano  2/89, 6/90, 11/99

Bruce Barth, piano  6/93, 3/95, 9/97, 4/00, 4/16, 8/16

Gary Bartz, sax  2/98, 11/99, 6/02

Todd Bashore, alto sax  6/05

Stefan Bauer, vibraphone  6/05

Quentin Baxter (drums)  9/2014

*Edwin Bayard, sax  5/92, 6/96

Marcus Baylor, drums  2/00

Wayne Beach, piano  4/94

Francesco Bearsatti, sax  6/94

Gerald Beasley, bass  9/89

Richie Beirach, piano  4/91

*Carl Bell, drums  1/89, 2/90, 10/90

Andrew Bellanca, bass  6/03

Louie Bellson, drums  6/93, 1/95

*Belvederes Blues Band  6/96 (Cecilia & Ken Jankura, Ezell Jones Jr., Pete Sheridan)

John Benitez, bass  6/93, 6/95, 6/98

Casey Benjamin, sax  3/07

Bob Berg, woodwinds  6/00

Chris Berger, bass  6/07

Steve Berger, guitar  6/05

Ginger Berglund, vocal  4/2013

Dave Berkman, piano  1/90, 6/95

Peter Bernstein, guitar  9/98

Ignacio Berroa, drums  5/02

Eddie Bert, trombone  11/97

Pat Bianchi, organ   9/14, 11/16

Fred Biondi, drums  1/89

Nate Birkey, vocals/brass  6/07

Cindy Blackman, drums  2/98, 6/00

Brian Blade, drums  6/95

John Blake, violin  9/89, 9/99, 8/2012

Johnathan Blake, drums  9/99

Kenny Blake, sax  6/05

Ron Blake, tenor sax  6/93, 4/97

Terence Blanchard, trumpet  6/93

Jane Ira Bloom, sax  6/93

Blues Night  6/02

Arthur Blythe, alto sax  6/89

Bog Band (The)  6/02

Paul Bollenback, guitar  11/92, 6/94, 10/96, 6/99, 6/02, 3/2014

Luis Bonilla, trombone  6/06

Marc Bonilla, guitar  9/06

Mike Boone, bass  11/05, 6/07

*Larry Bortz, drums, 8/14

*Frank Bostick, trombone  5/01

Lester Bowie, trumpet  6/89

Michael Bouie, bass  2/92, 11/06

Curtis Boyd, drums  6/02, 10/05

Wayne Boyd, guitar/vocals  11/95, 3/02

*Jim Boyer, trumpet  6/94

Joanne Brackeen, piano  2/96, 6/99

Don Braden, sax  9/94, 11/97, 2/05

Sergio Brandao, bass  6/91

Paul Bratcher, piano, organ - 08/2105 Festival, 8/16 Festival

Sonny Bravo, piano  6/92

Chip Breaux, bass  6/98, 08/2105 Festival

Michael Brecker, sax/EWI  11/89, 6/97 (died 1/13/07 leukemia, age 57)

Randy Brecker, trumpet  6/00, 6/05

Cecil Bridgewater, trumpet  1/90, 4/95, 6/95

Nick Brignoli, sax/clarinet  9/91, 4/98

Ray Brinker, drums  6/02

*Bob Brookin, bass  5/89, 6/95, 10/96, 5/97, 6/99, 9/99, 6/00, 6/01, 10/01, 6/03

Cecil Brooks III, drums  2/05

Jamie Broumas, vocals  1/96

*Brown Derby Junction  3/99

Art Brown, reeds  6/04

Baron Brown, bass  9/06

Donald Brown, piano  2/92

Jason Brown, drums  2/06, 9/12

John Brown, bass  10/95

Justin Brown, drums  3/07

Lucas Brown, organ  6/06

*Mark Brown, piano  7/04

Ray Brown, bass  6/94, 2/99, 6/02 (died 7-02-02)

Reuben Brown, piano  6/89, 9/89, 6/90, 6/91, 1/92, 6/92, 8/92, 6/93, 8/93, 1/94 (stroke 2/95)

Tyrone Brown, bass 6/95

Baron Browne, bass  2/04

*Jay Browning, bongos  5/91

Jimmy Bruno, guitar  10/95

Rich Budesa, piano  6/00

Maureen Budway, vocals  1/95

Greg Buffford - drums - 6/13

Rich Bullock

John Bunch, piano  1/91

Nina Bundy, vocals  11/07

Jane Bunnett, sax/flute  9/00

Steve Burger, guitar  6/00

Greg Burk, piano  6/01

Gene Burkert, sax/flute  2/90

Dwayne Burno, bass  3/94, 6/03, 6/07

Jon Burr, bass  6/93

Ronnie Burrage, drums  1/90, 4/95

Sam Burtis, trombone  6/92

Abraham Burton, alto sax  6/91

Gary Burton, vibraphone  1/91

*Mike Burton, trumpet  3/06

*Bill Butler, drums  6/89, 6/94

Paul Butler, clarinet  6/94

Bob Butta, piano  2/92, 6/92, 6/95, 1/96

Dr. Donald Byrd, trumpet  9/90

Jerry Byrd, guitar  2/91, 6/02, 10/05

Winston Byrd, trumpet/flugelhorn  6/03

Jean-Michel Byron, vocals  9/06

 

--C--

George Cables, piano  1/99, 9/02, 3/03, 6/03, 08/2105 Festival

Yunior Terry Cabrera, bass  6/07

Jackie Cain, vocals  1/89

David Calarco, drums  9/91

Joey Calderazzo, piano  11/89, 6/97, 6/99

*Anthony Calderone, bass  6/90, 5/93, 6/95

*Jeff Calvin & the King Bees w/Black & Blue Horns  6/94

*Tony Cameron, keyboards  5/91, 6/97

James Cammack, bass  6/01

Larry Camp, guitar  6/91

*Bruce Campbell, bass  6/96, 6/98, 6/99, 7/03, 8/14

John Campbell, piano  3/93

Tommy Campbell, drums  10/90

Gerald Cannon, bass  4/97, 6/00, 10/04

Milton Cardona, percussion  6/93

Keith Carlock, drums  6/05

*Don Carn, bass  6/90, 6/94, 5/96, 6/98

Terri Lyne Carrington, drums

Dennis Carroll, bass  6/99

Benny Carter, alto sax  6/89

Regina Carter, violin  6/96

Ron Carter, bass  6/89, 9/90

Marc Cary, piano  6/91, 10/91, 6/93, 3/07

Sharlel Cassity, alto sax  9/2013

Dave Catney, piano  6/93

Tommy Cecil, bass  1/90

Cello + Two  6/02

Dennis Chambers, drums  2/02

Joe Chambers, drums  6/00

Bill Charlap, piano  11/00, 11/03, 2/07

Doc Cheatham, trumpet/vocals  1/91

*Cathy Chemi (Stine), vocals  2/91, 5/91, 6/94, 6/96, 6/99, 10/99, 6/02, 8/2103 Festival. 10/2010. 8/16

Cyrus Chestnut, piano  3/90, 10/92, 9/95, 11/96, 1/00, 6/02, 11/02, 4/04, 6/06, 3/12, 7/12 camp, 7/13 camp, 9/13

Jodie Christian, piano  1/94, 6/04

Tyrone Clark, bass  6/96

Jose Claussell, timbales  6/96

*Co Co & Company  5/00

John Coates Jr., piano  6/94

Jimmy Cobb, drums  9/98, 4/03

Rob Cochran, bass  8/2013 Festival, 8/14

Michael Cochrane - piano 6/13

Anat Cohen, woodwinds, 6/2010

Avishai Cohen, piano/bass  2/03 

Manu Codjia, guitar  10/16

Joe Cohn, guitar/trumpet  6/89, 4/93, 6/96

Freddy Cole, piano/vocals  6/02, 10/05, 10/2012, 08/2105 Festival

Richie Cole, sax  3/03

*Coco Coleman, vocals  6/00, 6/01

Ira Coleman, bass  6/00

George Coleman, sax  2/92, 9/03

Montez Coleman, drums  11/06

Johnny Coles, trumpet/flugelhorn  6/92, 6/96

George Colligan, piano  1/04, 4/17

Cal Collins, guitar  6/90, 5/92, 6/94 (died 8-26-01)

Compound Jazz  6/02

Doug Cook, guitar  6/05

Todd Coolman, bass  3/91, 6/94

Demareus Cooper, vocals  1/95

Dr. Gloria Cooper, piano/vocals  6/97

Marc Copland, piano  6/93

Lionel Cordew, drums  6/98

*Joe Coria, drums  1/90, 6/94, 8/07

Aaron Corness, drums  6/06

Larry Coryell, guitar  6/92

Count Basie Orchestra  6/05

Stanley Cowell, piano  9/92, 6/96, 10/96

*Robert "Bunny" Cox, drums  5/89, 5/93, 1/94, 5/96

Jimmy Cozier, sax/clarinet  12/89

Sal Cracchiolo, trumpet  2/90

Charles Craig, piano  6/97

Larry Cramer, trumpet  9/00

Hank Crawford, alto sax  6/91, 11/95

Ron Cuber, baritone sax  11/04

Sylvia Cuenca, drums  6/96, 3/04

*Rox Cumming bass  6/01

Bill Cunliffe, piano  4/02

Andrew Cyrille, drums  6/93

 

--D--

Dudkua Da Fonseca, drums  10/2012

Tony Dagradi, sax  11/98

John D’Amico, piano  10/00

Andrew D'Angelo, alto sax/bass clarinet  6/03

Dave D’Angelo, sax  6/96

Jim Daniels, trombone  6/07

Harold Danko, piano  4/90, 5/93

*Clint Daub, guitar/vocals  6/99

Art Davis, bass - Harrisburg native died 7/29/07, age 73

*Floreese Davis, vocals  6/99

Jesse Davis, alto sax  4/96, 4/02

Joshua Davis, bass  8/07, 8/16

Kenny Davis, bass  4/92

Richard Davis, bass  1/90, 4/95

Roberta Davis, vocals  9/89

Steve Davis, trombone  2/03

Travis Davis, bass guitar  9/06

Troy Davis, drums  6/93, 9/95, 10/96

Xavier Davis, piano  2/01

Chris Dean Blues Band 8/2013 Festival JazzWalk

Tony Deangelis, drums  8/07

Santi Debriano, bass  1/99, 3/03

*Chick DeFebo, bass  2/91

Joey DeFrancesco, organ  11/92, 6/94, 10/96, 6/00, 11/01, 3/08, 3/2014

Buddy DeFranco, clarinet  1/94

Jack DeJohnette, drums  1/94, 6/04

Rubans De La Corte, guitar  6/05

*Brian Delaney, drums  9/97

*Dave DePalma, sax  6/94, 6/97, 6/98

Carlo DeRosa, bass  6/05

Dena DeRose, piano/vocals  6/03, 6/04

Bob Devos, guitar  6/06

Torsten DeWinke, guitar  4/96

Gary Dial, piano  6/05, 6/06

Denis DiBlasio, flute/sax/vocals  4/94, 6/95

Aaron Diehl, piano 4/14

Ryan Diehl, drums  3/05

Rob Diener, trumpet  9/06

Josh Dion, drums/vocals  6/05

Joe Diorio, guitar  6/89, 6/90, 6/93, 6/97 (stroke 5/05)

DIVA No Man’s Band  6/95, 6/2010

Dixie Power Quartet  6/96 (Zach Smith, Bert Carlson, Byron McWilliams, Andy Kochenour)

*Dixie Lion Jazz Band  5/99

Akua Dixon, cello  6/96

Eldar Djangirov, piano  6/02

Chet Doboe, drums/percussion  6/00

Dwayne Dolphin, bass  6/94, 6/03, 3/06, 8/06

Lou Donaldson, sax  9/98, 6/05

Dorothy Donegan, piano  6/95

Eric Doney, piano  6/97

Bob Dorough, piano/vocals  6/89, 6/95, 6/98, 6/00, 6/02, 6/05

*Chris Doto, sax  6/00

John Doughten, sax/reeds  1/89, 2/91, 5/91, 6/92

*Steve Doyle, bass  6/97

Chuck Dressler, trombone  9/06

Kenny Drew Jr., piano  1/95, 6/96

Glen Drewes, trumpet  6/89

Billy Drews, sax  6/06

Paquito D'Rivera, reeds  6/89

*Bill Druck, guitar  5/93, 5/98

Billy Drummond, drums  6/92, 1/93, 6/93, 6/94, 9/94, 1/96

Ray Drummond, bass  6/90, 6/93, 1/98

Mike Dubanowitz, sax  6/07

Dukes of Dixieland  11/90  

Vince DuPont, bass  8/16

Duquesne University Jazz Ensemble & Chamber Singers  1/95

Hillario Duran, piano  9/00

Bobby Durham, drums  6/89, 6/96

Victor Dvoskin, bass  6/07, 8/14

 

--E--

*Jim Easton, guitar  2/91, 6/94, 6/96, 6/98, 8/02, 7/04, 6/05, 8/06, 12/14

*Mike Easton, harmonica  5/91

John Eckert, trumpet  6/07

*Buddy Edgar, piano  6/01, 6/02, 6/03, 6/04, 6/05

Henry "Sweets" Edison, trumpet  6/92

Donald Edwards, drums  9/05

Mark Egan, bass  6/04

Peter Eldridge, vocals  6/98, 6/07

Eliane Elias, piano/vocals  6/94, 6/05

Herb Ellis, guitar  6/92

Ethel Ennis, vocals  3/05

Carl Enriquez, bass  6/98

Peter Erskine, drums  6/97

Essiet Okon Essiet, bass  6/04

Robin Eubanks, trombone  6/98, 10/98

Bill Evans, woodwinds  6/05

Orrin Evans, piano  6/96, 9/05, 3/06

Tom Evans, vocals  1/95

Tim Eyerman, sax/flute  4/94

Andy Ezrin, piano  6/05

 

--F--

Jon Faddis, trumpet  1/95

Mike Fahn, trombone  6/07

Dominick Farinacci, trumpet  6/00

Art Farmer, trumpet  4/92, 6/98 (died 10/99)

Allen Farnham, piano  6/01

Joel Farnsworth, drums  6/95, 10/01, 9/03

Chris Farr, sax  6/98, 11/01, 6/07

Fat Tuesday Big Band  3/99

Stephanie Fauber, french horn  6/89

Dan Faulk, tenor sax  1/94, 6/00

Justin Faulkner, drums 8/13 Festival, 8/14

John Fedchock, trombone  1/95, 6/01

David Feldman, piano  6/03

Mark Feldman, violin  4/07

Mark Ferber, drums  6/05

Bob Ferguson, drums  6/96 (died 8-28-06)

Maynard Ferguson & his ten-piece Big Bop Nouveau Band  6/96

Dominick Ferinacci, sax/trumpet  6/03, 6/05

*Glenn Ferracone, drums  6/99

*Dave Fetchin, bass  5/90, 5/93

*Steve Fieldhouse, tenor sax  5/01, 8/07

Brandon Fields, sax  6/01

Jesus (Zeus) Figueroa Jr., drums/percussion  6/00

Sammy Figuerole, percussion  8/92

David Finck, bass  6/92, 6/01

*Dominick Fiore, bass  6/94

Lou Fischer, bass  6/04

*Bill Fisher, guitar  5/94, 6/94, 10/94, 6/95, 6/96, 6/97 (died 8/99)

Colin Fisher, trumpet/flugelhorn  6/01

Greg Fishman, tenor sax/flute  6/05

Tommy Flanagan, piano  6/90

Richie Flores, congas  6/96

Bruce Flower, piano  6/99

George Fludas, drums  6/07, 3/14 

Joel Forbes, bass  10/16

Ricky Ford, sax  1/90, 4/95

Michael Formanek, bass  6/89, 9/89, 9/93, 1/96, 6/97, 6/98, 6/00, 6/03

Fort Apache Band  8/91

Sonny Fortune, sax/flute  10/96, 6/98

Bill Foster, bass  4/94

*Sam Foulger, drums  3/06, 6/06

Vernel Fournier, drums  3/91

*Wayne Fox, piano  1/90, 8/2013 Festival

Joel Frahm, sax  6/95

Peter Fraize, sax  2/05

Bob Franceschini, sax  2/02

Karen Francis, vocals  6/96

Dave Francis, guitar 08/15 Festival

*Dave Frank, drums  5/90

*Fredrico, percussion  6/90, 5/99, 6/99

*Fredrico’s Bongo Fever  5/99

Nnenna Freelon, vocals  10/95, 11/97

Chico Freeman, tenor sax  6/89

Von Freeman, tenor sax  1/94  died at age 88 - Aug 2013

Don Friedman, piano  6/96, 3/04

Johnny Frigo, violin/vocals  1/94, 6/97, 6/03, 6/05-age 88 (died 7/07)

Curtis Fuller, trombone  10/89

Larry Fuller, piano  6/02

Tia Fuller, sax  9/05, 6/2010

Kris Funn, bass 5/2012

Andy Fusco, sax  9/96, 2/04, 9/06

*Fusion Four  10/94

 

--G--

Steve Gadd, drums  6/06

Hal Galper, piano  3/89, 3/91

Roberta Gambarini, vocals  6/03, 11/06

*Martin Gangl, guitar  6/99

Paulinho Garcia, guitar/vocals  6/05  

Hillary Gardner, voice  10/16

Alvester Garnett, drums  11/96, 10/14

Kenny Garrett, sax  2/00

Victor Garzotto, piano  10/94

Ernesto Gatell, vocals  9/00

*Art Gatty, piano  1/90

*Ken Gehret 10-string guitar  6/04, 6/05, 08/2105 Festival

*Ken Gehret Trio, guitar  6/91, 6/95, 6/01

*Mike Gellar, guitar  6/95, 6/98, 6/99, 6/00, 6/01, 6/02 (trio)

James Genus, bass  6/97, 1/02

Rick Germanson, piano  10/07, 5/16, 8/16

Russ Gershon, tenor/soprano sax  6/01

George Gesslein, trombone  9/96

*Dave Gibble, trumpet  6/90

Doc Gibbs, percussion  9/89

*Ken Gibson, keyboard  10/94, 6/03

Paul Gill, bass  4/03

Luke Gillespie, piano  6/04

Joe Gilman, piano  6/07

Steve Gilmore, bass  3/89, 2/94,11/00

*Bill Gingrich, trombone  5/89, 5/93

Steve Giordano, guitar  6/89, 10/94

Joe Giorgianni, trumpet  9/96

Tim Givens, bass  6/06

Dave Glasser, alto sax  6/96, 3/04

Global Function  2/92

Savion Glover, tap dancer  10/90

*Tom Gofgan, organ  5/94

Lincoln Goines, bass  8/92, 2/02

Larry Goldings, organ/piano  3/96

*Arthur Goldstein, piano  6/00

Eddie Gomez, bass  10/93

Edsel Gomez, piano  6/98, 6/99

Pepe Gonzales, bass  10/94

Brad Goode, cornet/trumpet/bass  6/92, 6/93, 1/94, 6/97, 6/00, 6/04

Richie Goods, bass  11/94, 6/01, 10/07

Bill Goodwin, drums  3/89, 2/94, 6/94, 1/95, 6/97, 6/98, 6/99, 11/00, 6/01, 6/02 (trio), 6/06, 6/07

Jerry Gonzalez, trumpet  8/91

Enrico Granafei, harmonica  6/89

Darrell Grand, piano  6/92

Grant Street Dance Company  6/05

Stephane Grappelli, violin  6/93 (died 11/97)

Aaron Graves, piano  6/01, 6/04

Larry Gray, bass  6/91, 6/95

Benny Green, piano  6/94, 6/05

Eddie Green, piano  6/89

Jimmy Green, tenor sax  12/98

*Larry Green, alto sax  6/90, 5/93

Rodney Green, drums  1/00, 2/01, 11/02, 4/04, 6/06, 1/07

*Sterlin Green, percussion  10/96

Everett Greene,vocals  6/01

Frank Greene, trumpet  6/06

*Trixie Greiner,vocals/keyboards/piano  5/94, 6/00, 6/04, 6/05

Larry Grenadier, bass  1/91, 1/01

Drew Gress, bass  10/92, 6/93, 6/04

Al Grey, trombone  6/89, 6/90, 4/93, 6/96

Michael Grey, trombone  6/89, 4/93

*Michael Grey Trio  6/02

Johnny Griffin, sax  4/92

Fred Griggs, drums - 08/2105 Festival

Mario Grigorov, piano  6/95

*Murray Grosky's (drums) Nonet  6/01

Tom Guarna Trio  6/02

*Darrel Guimond, trumpet  6/97

Onaje Allan Gumbs, piano  6/00

Trilok Gurtu, percussion  4/89