Jazz Baroness Mimi Melnick first began Double M Jazz Salon in 1996 in her Encino home on Strawberry Drive. Mimi loved jazz, she organized and hosted the Jazz Salons to support the jazz community in Los Angeles. Mayme A. Clayton Library & Museum is proud and honored to carry the torch. Jassemblage is Theo Saunders, piano & leader; Louis Van Taylor, alto sax;Chuck Manning, tenor sax; George Bohanon, trombone; Henry Franklin, bass; and Kendall Kay, drums.
12:30PM DOORS OPEN
1-1:30PM THEO SAUNDERS IN CONVERSATION WITH JEFFREY WINSTON
2-3PM FIRST SET – JASSEMBLAGE
3-3:15PM PRESENTATION OF THE 2ND MIMI MELNICK DOUBLE M AWARD FOR YOUNG JAZZ TALENT
4-5PM SECOND SET – JASSEMBLAGE-