Terell Stafford Quintet Live At Jazz Port Townsend
Trumpet player Terell Stafford led an all-star quintet in concert at Centrum's Jazz Port Townsend in July. The music includes selections by the late trumpet icon Lee Morgan from Terell Stafford's CD "BrotherLee Love" celebrating Lee Morgan. Tenor saxophonist Tim Warfield, who played on the CD is also on this concert, with pianist Dawn Clement, John Clayton on bass, and Billy Williams at the drums. Terell Stafford heads the Jazz department at Temple University and is a regular in the Vanguard Jazz Orchestras.
This concert is one in a series of seven performances recorded in McCurdy Pavilion during this summer's Jazz Port Townsend, which are being broadcast this month on Jazz Northwest. Next in the series will be drummer Jeff Hamilton's Trio airing on Sunday August 19. The concerts were recorded and produced for KNKX by host Jim Wilke.