A Drummer Just 4 You ... @ (818) 414-4962

Stephen (Steven) Foster

...is a drummer whose musical style and versatility has enabled him to play in combos or large groups. As a supportive sideman, he has worked playing Jazz, R&

B, Latin, Blues, Fusion, Smooth or Be-Bop Jazz bandleaders. Stephen has worked or recorded with such artists as; James Ingram, Gerald Albright, Roy Ayers, Ricky Minor (Tonight Show Band & American Idol), Jimmy McGriff, Phil Upchurch, Richard "Groove" Holmes, Dazz Band, Robert Harris, Wilton Felder, Arthur Adams, Ellis Hall, Billy Mitchell, Barbara Morrison, Rahmlee Michael Davis and Beloyd Taylor of Earth Wind & Fire, Sonny Stitt, Teddy Lee Hooker, Lou Donaldson, Neal Larson, Doug Carn, Lonnie Smith, Dianne Reeves, George Cables, Eric Kloss, Kenny Blake, Charles Earland, Ed Wing, Ronnie Foster, Grant Green, Kei Akagi, John Patton, Rodney Taylor, Johnny Lytle, Marlena Shaw, Gary Willis, Rickey Woodard, to name a few....

His songwriting and production skills are featured on a CD produced for a band called Second Wind entitled "Secret of Forever" It was released on the Positone label and featured legendary guitarist Phil Upchurch and singer songwriter Linda Lee. Stephen is also featured on  many of the JAZZ ZONE worldwide cable access TV show series hosted by Roscoe Lee Owens. (see www.jazzzone.net).  He also was the Drummer for the long running hit Musical "Smokey Joe's Cafe" based on the songs of hit writing team Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.  

Therefore no matter what type of music your playing, you can just count it off.... when you have STEPHEN FOSTER on drums and keeping the pocket, 

Friday April 29, Jazzy jam 2011 workshop & concert...

Friday April 29, Jazzy jam 2011 workshop & concert...JAZZY JAM 2011 will present a music clinic/workshop, Friday April 29th @2:00 pm at John Muir High School, Rufus Meade Auditorium, as pre-event festivities before the May 14 benefit concert. Last year’s clinicians were seasoned pop recording artists, jazz and classical musicians who taught and shared knowledge with youngsters ages 13 – 19.

Admission t
o the clinic/workshop is FREE, advance registration is requested. This event is open to all currently enrolled Pasadena Unified School District students. We welcome and encourage music students from PUSD, Los Angeles area schools and surrounding communities to attend. Music Clinic/Workshops Friday April 29th @2:00 pm John Muir High School (Rufus Meade Auditorium) 1905 Lincoln Ave Pasadena, CA 91103

*Students must show their student ID at the door *Registration is required for all non-PUSD students.

Mr. Roland Bynum Master of Ceremonies
Hosted by: Roscoe Lee Owens
Musical directors, Nolan Shaheed & Steven Foster

The Musicians & Clinicians Nolan Shaheed: trumpeter, Stephen Foster: drummer, Louis Van Taylor: woodwinds, Robert Russell: bassist, Tina Walker: keyboardist

Reserve your seat now, because this shouldn't be missed.

September 26 the 16th Annual Brentwood Autumn Art Show

16th Annual Brentwood Autumn Art Show.
September 26 the 16th Annual Brentwood Autumn Art Show
(West Los Angeles)
Held in the eastbound lanes of beautiful, tree-lined San Vicente Boulevard beginning at Bundy Avenue as a Sunday-only festival. The site offers maximum drive-by visibility and lots of parking for those attending the event.
  • In the Zone and on Stage in the International Food Court, 
  • 11820 San Vicente Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90049-5002
11:am 1pm 
  • “The Artistic Musical Journey in the Zone”  featuring Ed
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.:
  • “The Jammin Foundation Legendary Blues Caravan Trio” featuring legendary saxophonist Elliott Chavers  
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.;
  • “The JazzZone Flagship Trio LIVE”   
  • Guitarist - Daryl Darden,
  • Keyboardist - Mikal R. Majeed and
  • Drummer - Stephen Foster.    (Musical Director)

The Brentwood area is one of the most affluent communities in Southern California. The show will feature Fine Art and Craft displays, an International Food Court, live entertainment and select family and children’s activities.
The show is held from 10 am to 6 pm on Sunday only. There is free parking for vendors. The Brentwood Spring and Autumn Art Show is co-sponsored by the West LA/Brentwood Rotary Club and the West Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Roscoe Lee Owens 626-798-6848
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