Al Jolson and Ruby Keeler were not in attendance at the Jazz Bash by the Bay on March 8, 2020, but we didn’t miss them, because the Holland-Coots Jazz Quintet (Brian Holland, piano; Danny Coots, drums; Steve Pikal, string bass; Jacob Zimmerman, reeds; Marc Caparone, cornet) chased the clouds away at a fraction of the cost of a Ziegfeld musical:
That’s a band, Brothers and Sisters.
May your happiness increase!
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Tagged Al Jolson, Brian Holland, Danny Coots, George Gershwin, Gus Kahn, Ira Gershwin, Jacob Zimmerman, JAzz Bash by the Bay, Jazz Lives, LIZA, Marc Caparone, Michael Steinman, Ruby Keeler, SHOW GIRL, Steve PIkal