Three Nights of Stanton Moore
During the first week of JazzFest, Stanton Moore will hold court at New Orleans Blue Nile in-between gigs with Galactic. On April 24, the drummer will perform at the venue with his own trio, which includes Will Bernard and Robert Walter, and on April 26 hell participate in a jam session that features Bernard, Walter, the New Mastersounds Eddie Roberts, Jonathan Batiste, Big Sam, Topaz and a number of other guests. Moore, Bernard and Donald Harrison will also back Dr. Lonnie Smith at the Blue Nile on April 27. Before then, Moore will host one of his drum clinics at Toronto, Ontarios Soul Drums on April 10.