July 13, Tribute to Ed Kelly featuring Jaz Sawyer, Calvin Keys, Howard Wiley, and Tammy Hall. SFJAZZ, Joe Henderson Lab. 7:00 and 8:30 shows. Get tickets now before they sell out.
All Audiophiles Delight!
The massively successful Simply Calvin CD by guitarist Calvin Keys is now available in 180 gram vinyl!
Mastered by the legendary Robert Honablue who has engineered and mastered some of the classic Blue Note and Columbia Records releases! His mastering excellence is quite evident in this gem! Simply Calvin on 180 gram vinyl represents excellence in music and technology.
Lost classics from Oakland’s Black Jazz Records, including Calvin Keys' revived by Real Gone Music for Record Store DayRead More
Calvin Keys is an American jazz guitarist performer who mentors young talent, offers private lessons, and is a frequent teacher at Jazz Camp West.
Calvin Keys has performed and recorded with Ray Charles, Ahmad Jamal, John Handy, Bobby Hutcherson, Eddie Marshall, Sonny Stitt, Pharoah Sanders, and Joe Henderson.
"Calvin is a natural. His playing is so deep in the pocket, it comes off elegant and effortless." - Mercury News
"At times, his fluid fingerpicking threatened to free itself completely from its rhythmic moorings and escape the building into the night sky." - East Bay Express
Jazz guitarist Calvin Keys is a legend among soul-jazz fans and known for his lean, muscular single-string solo style.
Simply Calvin Keys