Butch Thompson stopped by to talk about his upcoming CD Release Celebration at the Landmark Center. The CD is by Butch and guitarist Pat Donahue. Also played Stardust, by Doc Cheatham and nNicholas Payton, on which Butch played. I also played classic tracks by Charlie Rouse, Sonny Stitt, and Thelonious Monk, as well as newer music from Monty Alexander, Tianna Hall, Augie, and Maryann Sullivan. The 45 single of the week was Hambi Nava by Cannonball Adderley.

Barbara LeShoure and Debbie Duncan came in today inviting us all to Arnellia's (located at 1183 University Avenue in St. Paul – near Lexington) on Sunday October 14th – from 7 – 10 PM. Barbara LeShoure, Debbie Duncan, Gwen Matthews and Bruce Henry will be performing "Legends."

On Sunday October 21st there will be a wonderful musical brunch again at Arnellia's from 2-5 PM.  Performing will be Barbara LeShoure, Debbie Duncan, Yolande Bruce and Cynthia Johnson.