Artistic Director John Clayton takes a few minutes out of the workshop week to welcome you to Jazz Port Townsend 2009. Highlights of the video: a) John compares Port Townsend's Festival club scene to New York's 52nd Street in 1940s and 1950s; b) John talks about some of the new voices featured this year, and welcomes familiar faces; c) John talks about the crumbling borders in jazz.
Watch the whole thing!
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