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Today is Proclaimed ‘Wynton Marsalis Day’ in Santa Cruz

Valencia Barnes purchased two tickets to see Wynton Marsalis & JLCO perform tonight, as a birthday present for her husband, Jon Barnes. Happy Birthday Jon! MAYOPR.com

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Music Master Jon Barnes to perform with Earth, Wind and Fire’s Larry Dunn and Singer Theresa King at the Catalina Jazz Club Oct. 1

Jon Barnes, who played with Arturo Sandoval and Kool and the Gang’s former lead Singer, Skip Martin to peform with Earth Wind and Fire’s Larry Dunn and Theresa King Tuesday night at the Catalina club

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Music Master Jon Barnes contributes to “Now, Then & Forever” Earth Wind & Fire’s new album

“So it was really a great crew of people and a good process. Originally we were going to put it out last year, but we weren’t ready,” Singer Philip Bailer, Earth, Wind & Fire.

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Jon Barnes Featured in DC BeBop Online Jazz publication and plays this weekend at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion (car show) in Monterey County

“is a multi-instrumentalist. His favored instruments are trumpet and piano, but “he plays all and teaches all instruments.”
-DCBebop.com (http://www.dcbebop.com/dcbmusic-6_US_West.asp)

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“The Presidential Medal of Freedom” awards to Arturo Sandoval, Country Music Legend Loretta Lynn, Oprah Winfrey and 12 more

on stage with Arturo Sandoval (MAYOPR.com)

“It’s an honor to play with a genius in music and a musician, who has a heart of gold,” said jazz music Master, Jon Barnes after hearing about Sandoval’s Presidential Medal of Freedom Award.

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Jazz Musician Jon Barnes wraps up a double header weekend and produces music for a Trayvon Martin tribute song in the works

“I want to give a big shout out for Arturo Sandoval and Skip Martin for inviting us to play with his amazing orchestra here at the Catalina,” said Barnes.

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Jon Barnes returns to Catalina Jazz Club tonight to jam with Arturo Sandoval and Skip Martin

Jon Barnes has been commissioned to write and produce music for Arturo Sandoval and his big band. Catch Barnes with #ArturoSandoval and #SkipMartin tonighyt.

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