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Jazz Series Lecture #3 – Howard Rumsey and the Lighthouse All-Stars
March 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us the second Tuesday of the month for a new series with broadcaster and jazz aficionado Alan P. Shultz. Dive into the jazz history, explore the genre, and learn about the careers and lasting impact of some of our greatest musicians. Schultz’s career in radio broadcasting includes stations in San Bernardino, Hollywood, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Carmel, and currently KAJI-FM in Palm Desert. He is proud to serve on the prestigious American Jazz Institute Advisory Board (Palm Desert). Howard Rumsey and the Lighthouse All Stars. How did Howard Rumsey, a young man from Brawley, California, come to join the Stan Kenton band as a bass player and help create what became known as “West Coast Jazz” at the Hermosa Beach’s Lighthouse Jazz Cafe?