Arizona International  Jazz Day Festival Executive Director Doc Jones announced that Richard Booker work will be featured as the 7th Annual Jazz Festival’s official commemorative poster

Arizona International Jazz Day Festival Executive Director Doc Jones announced that Richard Booker work will be featured as the 7th Annual Jazz Festival’s official commemorative poster

<strong>International Jazz Day AZ Foundation Executive Host Committee has chosen Richard Booker to be the official artist for the 7th Annual International Jazz Day Festival in Arizona.</strong> Richard Booker has been painting for over 30 years. He has painted International icons such as Grammy nominated Jazz Artist Jonathan Butler and renown Civil Rights Icon Coretta…

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“Do U know who Gregory Porter is?”

I had no idea what to expect as we drove the 45 minute drove to one of Arizona’s premier live performance facilities in beautiful downtown Mesa, Arizona. The Mesa Arts Center hosts a gamut of live events and caters to its neighbors as well as to the public at large. Doc Jones, the Publisher of…

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