JON HAMMOND Instruments: Organ, Accordion, Piano, Guitar Attended: Berklee College of Music 1974 Languages: English, German *Jon is currently Host of daily CBS radio program HammondCast on KYOU & KYCY 1550 AM, 7 days a week at 4AM PST.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Famous Jazz Photographer Elmar Lemes and Jon Hammond in Cupcake Cafe Ninth Ave. NYC

Famous Jazz Photographer Elmar Lemes and Jon Hammond in Cupcake Cafe Ninth Ave. NYC


foto by Jennifer

The night before, Elmar and Jon did the 10th annual "Great Night In Harlem" fundraiser concert and dinner event at the legendary Apollo Theatre in Harlem NYC for The Jazz Foundation of America..
Here is Drink Small aka "The Blues Doctor" from Columbia, South Carolina solo performer onstage at Apollo Theatre:

Jazz Foundation of America also sponsors the weekly Monday Night Jazz Jam Session at Local 802 Musicians Union located at 322 W. 48th St. New York NY 10036
Here are some photos Elmar shot of Jon Hammond playing his Hammond XK-3 Organ at the Monday Night Jazz Jam Session

Jon Hammond at the XK-3 Organ pictured here with Bob Cunningham bass

*VIDEO: Jon Hammond Interviewing Wendy Oxenhorn Executive Director of Jazz Foundation of America



Jazz Angels - JFA's Wendy Oxenhorn on HammondCast KYOURADIO

Jon Hammond in front of Apollo Theatre marquis reading "Great Night In Harlem":

Jon Hammond in lobby of Apollo Theatre

*LISTEN TO AUDIO: HammondCast 145



HammondCast 145 KYOURADIO with spcl. guest Wendy Oxenhorn of Jazz Foundation of America interview with Jon and music of Jon Hammond NDR SESSIONS Projekt "Satin Doll", "Blues In The Night", "Payphone Johnny" News about "A Great Night In Harlem" http://www.jazzfoundation.org http://www.HammondCast.com 45 minutes Details

Elmar Lemes, Famous Jazz Photographer, Jazz Foundation of America, Great Night In Harlem, Apollo Theatre, HammondCast, KYOU Radio, Blues, Local 802, Musicians Union, Billy Kaye

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