Hawaii 2014: Trio with John Kolivas and Darryl Pellegrini

From the Medici’s Jazz Club Facebook page:

We have a really special treat for you on Thursday, June 19, when top jazz pianist Francesco Crosara will be our guest artist, visiting from California. He will be joined by two of our best local musicians John Kolivas, bass; and Darryl Pellegrini, drums.

When: THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014, 7:30-10:30 PM
Where: MEDICI’S, in Manoa Marketplace (near Paesano’s, next to Manoa Laundry) 2754 Woodlawn Dr., #7-103, Honolulu HI
Who: Francesco Crosara, piano; John Kolivas, bass; and Darryl Pellegrini, drums
Cost: $15 General / $10 Students
Food: BYOB; Pupus and Pizza will also be available at a nominal cost
Parking: Free

2014 - Francesco Crosara Trio Medicis Honolulu

Von Freeman in Chicago

1999.  Francesco and Von Freeman at Southport Studios during the recording of the album “Colors”.

Dizzy Gillespie in Honolulu

1991.  A sweet photo of Dizzy at the Ala Moana Hotel in Waikiki with Francesco’s daughter Alice, then 4 years old.

Lionel Hampton in Los Angeles

1983.  While attending  the University of Southern California, Francesco performed with the jazz big band.  Special guest artists included greats such as Lionel Hampton (in the photo), Freddie Hubbard, Bob Magnuson, and more.