InTown JAZZ will feature Portland’s own, trumpet player Paul Mazzio with guitarist Christopher Woitach and drummer Dave Averre.
Paul Mazzio is a freelance trumpet player living, performing and teaching here in his home town of Portland OR whose professional career includes touring, performing and playing in numerous settings with local and nationally acclaimed musicians.
The distinguished jazz portrait photographer Bob Prokop will be the artist whose work will be showcased in The Camellia Lounge. Prokop specializes in capturing the spirit of the live performance. He is known for his work photographing legendary jazz musicians Chet Baker, Thelonius Monk, and Art Blakey in live settings and clubs in Chicago the 1960's. His photos have been shown in jazz festival venues here in Portland and throughout the country with several iconic pieces published in Downbeat Magazine and on well-known jazz musician’s album covers.
Audiences are invited to settle in, enjoy a delicious meal and take in the music and the extraordinary visual art. During the break they will have the opportunity to meet the artists up close and personally. Seating is limited. RESERVATIONS can be made by telephone (503) 221-2130 during business hours or at the door. Cover Charge $5 - $10 per person.