Scott Henderson, Jeff Berlin And Dennis Chambers Jazzin’ Up Manila

October 15, 2011, Manila was given a treat with the remarkable performances by three of the world’s renowned and respected musicians namely Scott Henderson on guitar, Jeff Berlin on bass and Dennis Chambers on drums. Held at the Manila Hotel Tent City, the place got filled by jazz afficionados, Pinoy musicians and music fans in […]

R.I.P. To Filipino Jazz Guitarist Extraordinaire Edgar “Koyang” Avenir

Sad news to the Filipino jazz community and inside the music circle as Filipino jazz guitarist and session player extraordinaire Edgar Avenir died of pneumonia which arises to lung cancer. He was 61.     Edgar Avenir was one of the great musicians in the land who could play any type of genre – be […]

Fourplay Jazz Quartet In Manila

Legendary jazz quartet Fourplay did a show in Manila last February at the Rockwell Tent gracing the evening for the ABS-CBN Jazz Night, the highlight of the Philippine International Jazz and Arts Festival. The band, featuring Bob James on keyboards, Nathan East on bass, Harvey Mason on drums and Chuck Loeb on guitar, did a […]