Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Musician Plays for Neighbors.(Mountain View)

Byline: Rory McClannahan Journal Staff Writer

Kenny Davern plays the kind of music on his clarinet you would find in a Greenwich Village jazz club in the 1950s.

But as he would tell you, music is timeless.

Davern will bring his music to the East Mountains in a special performance at the Vista Grande Community Center on Saturday as a favor for the Mountain Arts Council.

Jazz aficionados are familiar with Davern. He was elected to the American Jazz Hall of Fame in 1997, he has played with many big names in jazz in the past 50 years and he has recorded so many albums even he can't count them.

Outside of the East Mountains, Davern is something special. …

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