Appearing at Kennett Flash — 102 Sycamore Alley in Kennett Square, PA — on Wednesday, April 3rd is drummer Eddie Jones
. Tickets are $10, $5 for students and are available only at the door. Showtime is 7:30. Information: 215-517-8337.Eddie Jones
has performed nationally and internationally since the late '70s with a diverse group of name artists from the fields of Jazz and rhythm & blues. Jazz-wise, he’s backed the likes of Eddie Green
, Sid Simmons
, Charles Fambrough
, Tony Williams
, Hank Crawford
and Nina Simone
. In the R & B area, Jones has appeared with Eddie Kendricks, David Ruffin, the Delphonics and Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes. At the famed Ortlieb’s Jazz Haus
, he was the first caIl sub for the legendary Mickey Roker
. Eddie Jones, who received an Associates Degree in Music in 2009, is a swinging, inventive and tasteful player who does exactly what a world class drummer is supposed to do: Make everyone else in the band sound great.
Jazz Bridge is a Philadelphia-based non-profit organization dedicated to assisting area jazz and blues musicians in need. Their Jazz Bridge in Kennett Square program is one in a series at this venue, along with four other area locales. For more details, visit Jazz Bridge
Eddie Jones is available for interviews: Please call 610-745-3011 to arrange.