Tom Koester Delmark Jazz & Blues


On Thursday Aug 23, 2007

at Rocket Video

726 N. La Brea, Hollywood 90038

An Evening of

Delmark Records Jazz and Blues DVDs

Chicago’s Delmark Records has been making Jazz and Blues LPs & CDs for over 50 years. In 2005, they added the first of many DVDs of live performances of their legendary artists in various Chicago Clubs.

Director/Director of Photography Tom Koester will present an evening of selections from the dozen or so DVDs produced so far.  Artists will include:

Fred Anderson

Carey Bell

Lurrie Bell

Jimmy Burns w. Jesse Fortune

Ernest Dawkins w. Maurice Brown

The Deep Blue Organ Trio

Mississippi Heat w. Inetta Visor

Kahil el’Zabar w. Billy Bang

Taildragger w. Jimmy Dawkins


Filmed on location at: The Green Mill, The Original Velvet Lounge, B.L.U.E.S., Vern’s Friendly Lounge, The River East Arts Center, Buddy Guy’s Legends, & Rosa’s Lounge., etc.

A discussion of the location filming methods and Q & A with Director & Cameraman Tom Koester will follow.


(admission free)