Jimmy Emerzian just returned from playing on the Java Jazz Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. It was his third time playing the festival. He played had featured solos with The Ron King Big Band, New York Voices, Belgian vocalist Yannick Bovy, and Roberta Gambarini, and also jammed with Marcus Miller and Maurice Brown.
BCCM alumni Dan Kaneyuki, Jon Bradley, and Erm Navarro also performed at the festival. As Jimmy reports, “After any of us took a solo, the others would exclaim, “Go Beach!”