DISCOVERING OUR VALLEY 2011
One of great jazz guitarists of his era, Barney Kessel lived and worked in the San Fernando Valley. At the time this photograph was taken he resided in Glendale, California. He was a member of the famous group of studio musicians called the Wrecking Crew.
Barney Kessel was part of the Salute to Jazz Festivals sponsored by the Schlitz Brewing Company in 1968. Festival program gift to The Museum of the San Fernando Valley's Library of Entertainment Industry History from Gerald Fecht 2011. (click on image to enlarge)