Photos: Jeff Bradshaw & Friends Live at the Kimmel Center

Jeff Bradshaw & Friends Live at the Kimmel Center, May 28, 2014.
Will Downing and Jeff Bradshaw performing at the Jeff Bradshaw & Friends Live event at the Kimmel Center, May 28, 2014. (HughE Dillon/Philly.com)

Last night at the Kimmel Center award-winning trombonist Jeff Bradshaw presented HOME. Bradshaw, a Grammy-nominated musician, brought along several of his recording artist friends who performed, and will be featured on a forthcoming compilation, which is due out this fall. The live performances included Trombone Shorty, Take 6, Marsha Ambrosius, Kim Burrell, Najee, Kenny Lattimore, and Eric Roberson.

There were a number of surprise performances, including an appearance from Black Thought of the Roots. During in the show was a special tribute to singer-songwriter and producer Will Downing. Before the concert, Mayor Michael Nutter presented Bradshaw, a North Philadelphia native, with a Proclamation from the City.

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