Joey DeFrancesco

February 18, 2015

Three-time Grammy® nominated master jazz organist, trumpeter & vocalist, Joey DeFrancesco, kicked off his 2015 tour right here in Akron, OH at BLU Jazz+ with drummer Jason Brown and Akron’s own, Dan Wilson, on guitar!
(Photos by Cindy Nichols Photography, Rick Finkelstein Artistry)

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Committed to the preservation of America's treasured art form of jazz, BLU Jazz+ Masterclass Foundation (BJMF) is a new program developed by the founders of BLU Jazz+ Akron that brings “front-row” jazz education performance & mentorship opportunities to student musicians and art lovers alike through an ongoing series of special events throughout the year.