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Chicago 1998-2000: Von Freeman, Rusty Jones & More

Live performances at various Chicago venues: Andy’s Jazz Club, Pops For Champagne, The Note.  Featuring from left to right: Sandra Perez (vocals),  Von Freeman (tenor sax), Rusty Jones (drums), Dave Marr (bass), Taku Akiyama (tenor sax), Lilian Terry (vocals), Paulinho Garcia (guitar), Nick Tountas (bass).

Below: Francesco & Von Freeman at Southport Records rehearsing during the recording of Francesco’s CD “Colors”.

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Spain 1992: Sevilla, Universal Expo

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In August 1992, Francesco was selected with drummer Eric Kurtz to join 40 artists to represent Hawaii at the US Pavilion in occasion of the Universal Expo’92 in Seville, Spain. There, he joined Colombian bassist Alfonso Robledo to perform in the World Jazz Trio at the Belgian and New Zealand Pavilions.

Below, Curro, the official mascot of the Universal Expo ’92.

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Hawaii 1991: Honolulu Concert with Lilian Terry & Gabe…

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July 26, 1991 Live performance at Orvis Auditorium in Honolulu.  Featuring: Lilian Terry (vocals), Gabe Baltazar (alto sax & flute), John Kolivas (bass), Eric Kurtz (drums).

Below: Lilian Terry with traditional Hawaiian leis, and Alice Crosara.