Winter NAMM Pictures brought to you by Jon Hammond powered by WebTV aka MSNTV

Winter NAMM Pictures brought to you by Jon Hammond powered by WebTV aka MSNTV

*LINK: http://community-4.webtv.net/HammondsBolero/WinterNAMM2005/

Winter NAMM 2010 Photos coming in a few days, be sure to drop by my set at the Hilton Hotel with Bernard Purdie on Friday night 11PM Jan. 15th on the Hilton-Muzeo Stage for a set of FSB Funk Soul Blues http://www.flickr.com/photos/jonhammond/4192877170/

The traditional NAMM opening parade

Leading the traditional NAMM opening parade was Larry "Link" Linkin (clarinet) and Sesame Street’s Elmo.

Mr. H. Ohno of Suzuki Corp. performing on-the-spot XB-2 repair of Jon Hammond’s instrument

Watching Mr. Ohno of Suzuki repair my Hammond XB-2 organ was like seeing the Beatles live for me! He said, "This organ was my first design." *and what a design!

JJ GUITARS of England

JOE BERGER with JJ GUITARS of England, handmade electric guitars built 8 miles from John Entwistle’s castle.

JIM MARSHALL creator of legendary MARSHALL AMPLIFIERS

JOE BERGER & JON HAMMOND at opening day NAMM

JON HAMOND & LEE OSKAR

HAM-BERGER-FRIZ Records dinner with BERNARD PURDIE

JON HAMMOND & MR. MASUO TERADA Suzuki Corp.

WAICHIRO TACHIKAWA, JON HAMMOND, MASUO TERADA Suzuki Corp.

Dott. RICCARDO FUSELLI & JON HAMMOND Manifatture Fuselli Italia

KEVIN MAUDER (he plays louder!), ALEX, JON HAMMOND, JOE BERGER Albest Musical Instruments Taipei (P.Mauriat Saxophones)

JON HAMMOND & HIRO OHNO *my hero! Designer of XB-2 Hammond Organ and other models! Suzuki Corp. (and XK-1, XK-3c, New B3, B3mk2, XB-1)

JON HAMMOND & WAICHIRO TACHIKAWA Suzuki Corp.

Another NAMM for JOE BERGER & JON HAMMOND (Ham-Berger)

See you next year! and at Frankfurt Musikmesse! www.musikmesse.com
www.namm.org

Winter NAMM, Anaheim, HammondCast, KYOU Radio, Jon Hammond, XK-3c, New B3, Organ, FSB, Funk Soul, Blues, Bernard Purdie, Joe Berger, Musikmesse

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JON HAMMOND Instruments: Organ, Accordion, Piano, Guitar Attended: Berklee College of Music 1974, City College San Francisco Languages: English, German *Jon is currently Host of daily CBS radio program HammondCast on KYOU & KYCY 1550AM 7 days a week. *Performing in Hospitals, Nursing Homes & Prisons every month in addition to concerts world-wide. *Musician: Jon Hammond is one of the premier B3 PLAYERS in the world. Jon has played professionally since age 12. Beginning as a solo accordionist, he later played Hammond B3 organ in a number of important San Francisco bands. His all original group HADES opened shows for Tower of Power, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Michael Bloomfield. Eddie Money and Barry Finnerty became musical associates. Moving East he attended Berklee College of Music and played venues as diverse as Boston's "Combat Zone" in the striptease clubs during the '70's and the exclusive Wychmere Harbor Club in Cape Cod, where he was house organist and developed a lasting friendship with House Speaker Tip O'Neill. He also toured the Northeast and Canada with the successful show revue "Easy Living", and continued his appearances at nightclubs in Boston and New York. Subsequently Hammond lived and traveled in Europe, where he has an enthusiastic following. *TV/Video Producer: In 1981 Jon formed BackBeat Productions. Assisted by Lori Friedman (Video by LORI), the innovative TV show "The Jon Hammond Show" became a Manhattan Cable TV favorite.
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