Photos and Videos

2017 Central Illinois Jazz Festival (02/10-02/12/17)

Philadelphia (10/23/16)

Philly Pops presents “ELVIS: The King’s Songbook” featuring Dave Bennett and Allison Blackwell at the Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center

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Recorded live on 12-09-16 in Pella, Iowa at the Friday night performance of the 42nd Annual Central College Christmas Candlelight Concerts. Dennis Pedde, trumpet soloist, and the College Community Orchestra led by Christian Schrock perform Prayer of Saint Gregory by Alan Hovhaness.

 

Live at the 2016 Suncoast Jazz Festival, Clearwater Florida:

The Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival is held every year in the Davenport, Iowa area. Here are some photos from the 2016 Festival held in August, 2016.

The Basin Street Boys perform at the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival in August 2016 in Davenport Iowa.
The Basin Street Boys perform at the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival in August 2016 in Davenport Iowa. Members shown: Dan Vale, trombone; Teke Heinschel, woodwinds; Tim Ekenberg, trumpet.

 

 

Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings at the 2016 Bix Beiderbeck Memorial Jazz Festiva
Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings at the 2016 Bix Beiderbeck Memorial Jazz Festival.

 

Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings perform at the 2016 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival
Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings perform at the 2016 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival

 

Basin Street Boys Jazz Band perform at the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival at the outdoor amphitheater along the Mississippi River in Davenport, Iowa
Basin Street Boys Jazz Band perform at the 2016 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival at the outdoor amphitheater along the Mississippi River in Davenport, Iowa

 

The Greystone Monarchs, Josh Duffee on xylophone, perform at the 2016 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival
The Greystone Monarchs, Josh Duffee on xylophone, perform at the 2016 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival

My son Ben won a competition when he was 17 years old and got to play with the Eastern Iowa Brass Band!