Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
1001 Lakeview Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
FREE summer music series, presented by On Course Events & The City of South Lake Tahoe, returns to the beach on Thursday, June 25th!
4:30 – 5:45 pm Jonny Gold Trio (Jazz)
6:00 – 8:30 pm The Raymond Victor Band (Blues)
The Raymond Victor Band | thervband.com
Born in Chicago, Raymond Victor is a 20-year resident of the Bay Area. Music was part of his life growing up, as his father was a guitar player and his mother a singer and dancer. Raymond started playing piano at the age of 5 and hasn’t stopped since. He worked as a studio musician in Los Angeles for 10 years and was a staff writer for CBS. Raymond recorded with Sly Stone, Stevie Wonder, Bobby Womack, Larry Graham and The BG. He has performed with Bobby “Blue” Bland, Big Momma Thornton, Elvin Bishop, Kathi McDonald, and Luther Tucker, and has opened for Buddy Miles, Canned Heat, Lou Rawls, Garth Brooks, Buddy Guy and Edgar Winter.
With 6 CDs to his credit, Raymond’s latest effort is “Living with the Blues”. The hit single from this latest CD, “Spirit of the Blues” was picked up by a syndicated blues show with a listenership of over 6,000,000.
Raymond’s CD “Spirit of the Blues” won the Just Plain Folks Blues CD of the Year Award. His’s song “Work Work” won the JPF Blues Song of the Year Award, and his recording of “Finger Lickin’ Blues” was nominated by JPF for Blues CD of the Year.
The Jonny Gold Trio
The Jonny Gold Trio swings hard through the classic tunes of the great American songbook. They are a jazz trio performing jazz standards, ballads, latin jazz and blues. The band plays music written by artists such as Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, and Antonio Carlos Jobim.