This is a transcription of an intimate moment with Benny Golson at The Tokyo Blue Note, while he spoke of some of his memories of jazz and Clifford Brown. Mr. Golson was ailing with a hand injury, just as he…Read more
Welcome to my new website! It's a work in progress, I will be adding practice and study materials, stories from the road, life ideas, photos of the cats I met, and all sorts of rants about everything!
I just had a kickin' jazz hit in Tokyo Japan with The Marshall McDonald Jazz Project, with David Berkman, piano, Pat Glynn, bass, and Gene Jackson on drums at the B Flat Club in Akasaka Tokyo. And another gig at Momose Shokudo with Bison Katayama on drums replacing Gene Jackson. Just met David Berkman a couple of months ago, man, that cat can play, I look forward to hitting with him again, back in the States and in Japan. Below are some photos from the B Flat Club courtesy of Etsuko Iida.
MARSHALL MCDONALD upcoming gigs and concerts!