The 2016 First Annual Buddy Montgomery Jazz Legacy Awards

Our first year honoring extremely talented artists for their many contributions to the jazz genre.  
BMJLA Recipient
Legendary Songstress

MARLENA SHAW

Musical Virtuoso award 

Bassist

JEFF CHAMBERS

Most  Influential  Artist award
Percussionist

JOHN SANTOS

Thank you for helping to make the BMJLA Event a Success!

Clifford Brown Jr.

KCSM Radio Personality

BMJLA/CJC

Student Excellence 

Shavon Moore

Most Promising Young

Jazz Artist

Sheldon Alexander

Many thanks to our sponsors
Ernest Clark and the Clark Family Fund 
The Post News Group

Executive Producer:  Charla Montgomery

Producer: Mykah Montgomery

Associate Producer:  Darrah Montgomery

Event Coordinators:

Earnestne Gordon

Laura Moreno

Jorge Flores

Chase Montgomery

Presenters:

David and Sylvia Montgomery

Anthony Montgomery

Photographer:  William Hammons