Photos: East–West Trumpet Summit at the Royal Room

2023.06.22 Hardly Raining

The East–West Trumpet Summit performed at The Royal Room on June 22, 2023. Personnel included Thomas Marriott (trumpet, flugelhorn), Ray Vega (trumpet, flugelhorn), Roy McCurdy (drums), Michael Glynn (bass), and Tim Kennedy (piano). Seattle multi-instrumentalist Jay Thomas sat in for the final number.

East-West Trumpet Summit at the Royal Room
East–West Trumpet Summit at the Royal Room (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).

The event celebrated the release of their album, Coast to Coast. Recorded in Seattle when the Summit last convened in 2021, the CD appears on Origin Records. It features the release-party band, but with Orrin Evans on piano.

The legendary Roy McCurdy on drums (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).
The legendary Roy McCurdy (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).
Michael Glynn on bass
Michael Glynn on bass (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).
Tim Kennedy on piano
Tim Kennedy on piano (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).

East–West Trumpet Summit plays tonight at Frankie’s Jazz Club in Vancouver, BC.

East-West Trumpet Summit CD, entitled Coast to Coast
Coast to Coast (photo: Lisa Hagen Glynn).

Gallery: East–West Trumpet Summit

East–West Trumpet Summit: Coast to Coast (2023)