Photo Gallery The great clarinetist Chuck Hedges. Chuck was instrumental in helping me get into the jazz festival scene. I miss him and his wonderful fearless playing. Portrait by John Burkowski Tom Saunders. I sure miss Tom. Loved every minute of playing with his Midwest All Stars in Sacramento. Listening to my wonderful wife Jeannie. The always amazing Eddie Higgins. With Spiegle Willcox in Sacramento 1999. He was 96! Monterey Fest All Star Band front line – A most memorable weekend of playing with Allan and Warren Vache. Me at 4 With Bob Havens at The Landing in San Antonio. We taped two radio shows that night. Both with four trombones! Dan Barrett & me at the Sweet And Hot Music Festival in LA. Jennifer Leitham & me relaxing in the musician’s hospitality room in Sacramento! Midwest All Stars front line – Jim Galloway, Chuck Hedges, Tommy Saunders and me. Bucky Pizzarelli. Great guy, amazing player. What fun. A four trombone set in Sacramento 2009 – I’m in great company with Bill Allred, Bob Havens & John Allred.