Awesome bassist Harrison Bankhead came from Chicago.[photo by Sue Kirsch]
Most recently Charles McPherson composed, arranged and produced the gorgeous musical extravaganza “Sweet Synergy Suite” – a Jazz Ballett, in coorporation with the San Diego Dance Co. under the direction of choreographer Javier Velasco.
It was aired live on ‘jazz88’ on March 9. 2014 to a  minute standing ovation with overwhelming internet response.[photo by Sue Kirsch]
One really cannot say enough about the level of excellence that this years performers brought to the Arcosanti stage. It was an absolute treat!