Joe Donofrio: Remembering Pat Martino

Guitarist Pat Martino passed away on November 1, 2021 after an extended bout of respiratory illness. As we approach the first anniversary of his passing, his long-time manager and dear friend Joe Donofrio and the South Jersey Jazz Society are putting together an exciting four days in the New Jersey coastal town of Somers Point, consisting of evening musical performances and other events to honor and remember Martino and his unique contribution to jazz. The dates are Friday through Sunday, November 3-6, 2022. And there will be international live—streaming from the Gateway Playhouse on the evenings of November 3-4-5. Continue reading on

A “Shout Out” and “Thank You” to our friends at AllAboutJazz for their interview with Joe Donofrio about Pat Martino and the upcoming Jazz @the Point Festival – Celebration of Life and Legacy of Pat Martino.