Funk was in the house on Saturday night at the Toronto Jazz Festival. The bass legend that is Bootsy Collins made a long awaited concert stop in the city. Bootsy rose to prominence with James Brown in the sixties, and then Parliament-Funkadelic in the seventies. Bootsy’s work is credited with being a driving influential force […]
BLOG: The lesson of shooting Spanish Harlem Orchestra – find different shooting spots till your happy with the composition
After an amazing opening night Aretha Franklin gave The Toronto Jazz Festival on Friday, I returned Sunday to the main stage tent for The Spanish Harlem Orchestra – a Grammy award winning latin dance music band that I figured would be a fun show under the main stage tent (and it was.) I was quickly […]
(June 24, 2011) The Toronto Jazz Festival kicked off it’s 25th anniversary edition with the legendary Aretha Franklin.