The Front Porch Music and Cultural Series features diverse genres of music, storytelling, oral histories and lectures for all ages. The series aims to bring people together in an intimate public space to experience the rich variety of cultures and music in Memphis and around the country.
This Month: Arthur Edmaiston
Memphis saxophonist Arthur Edmaiston spent many years on the road traveling with Gregg Allman, JJ Grey & Mofro, and Bobby "Blue" Bland to name a few. Edmaiston has a well-rounded palette and an eclectic songbook because of three decades playing in diverse musical situations. . He's still active on stage and in the studio here in Memphis.
Joining Arthur is Memphis pianist Gerald Stephens. The duo will play music that ranges from jazz classics and show tunes to the country music and rhythm and blues Arthur grew up hearing on records played by his family in Troy,TN,