2009 Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp
March 1, 2009 at the Birchwood Manor, Whippany, NJ
The 40th Annual Pee Wee Stomp presented five hours hot jazz by four veteran
bands and a sextet of New Jersey university jazz studies students, who were
awarded New Jersey Jazz Society scholarships at the event. The Stomp also
featured presentation of the annual NJJS awards to “Musician of the Year” Warren
Vaché and “Non-Musician of the Year” Orrin Keepnews.
Below are photos
of the event taken by Jersey Jazz editor Tony Mottola. Click on a thumbnail to see the larger photo.
Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks
Vince Giordano with Peter Yarin in background.
Warren Vaché Trio
Dan Levinson and the Swing Wing
Dan Levinson and Swing Wing
Danny Tobias Quintet
2009 NJJS Award Winners