I'd noticed a guitarist named Randy Johnston was playing 5-7 at the Blue Note Grill this evening but didn't YouTube him until a few minutes ago. He is a straight-ahead, mellow player that I will go see after I take a nap to recover from brunch at the Beyu accompanied by Ryan Hanseler doing stride versions of standards. A tough life, this is....
Peter Burke has liked jazz since he was in high school. Having lived & worked in exotic places with & without local jazz scenes, he has also led a Guide To Local Jazz class in the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Duke.