04/11/10

Pat Martino Appears in Benefit for Jazz Bridge Organization

Benefit concert on April 25 by guitarist will also include screening of film Martino Unstrung

Guitarist and longtime Philadelphia native Pat Martino will perform a benefit concert for the Jazz Bridge organization on Sunday, April 25, 2010 at the Collingswood Community Center in Collingswood, N.J. Accompanying Martino will be organist Tony Monaco and drummer Jason Brown. The concert also includes a screening of the film Martino Unstrung by director Ian Knox.

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Lee Tanner

Pat Martino, Yoshi's, Emeryville, CA 2002

The Jazz Bridge organization, profiled by JT columnist Nat Hentoff in one of his Final Chorus columns and also covered by this writer in a news piece for jazztimes.com, provides assistance to Philadelphia area jazz and blues musicians in need.

For information about the concert or the Jazz Bridge organization, go to their web site.

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