Mar 20, 2015

Randy Napoleon plays guitar with drummer Nick Bracewell and bassist Joe Vasquez live in WKAR's Studio S.
Credit Scott Pohl/WKAR

Our Live Music Friday guest today is guitarist Randy Napoleon. He’s recorded a couple of CD’s, “Between Friends” and “The Jukebox Crowd”, he’s played on dozens of other recordings and has toured extensively, notably with Freddy Cole.

These days, he’s an assistant professor in the MSU College of Music’s Jazz Studies Program. For our show, he’s joined by Joe Vasquez on bass and drummer Nick Bracewell, young players he’s been working with here in East Lansing. The trio performed "Cannonball".