|Jazz musicians young and old gathered at Circle Music Center to pay tribute to|
their mentor, Johnny Yancey, who celebrated his 60th birthday. (Photos: Wiley Henry)
|Johnny Yancey prepares to cut his birthday cake. From left:|
3-year-old Ari Yancey, Alaina Yancey, Nygel Yancey, Annese
Yancey and Amir West.
|The birthday host committee: Marcquinne Yancey, Mike|
Kelley, a photographer and music historian, and Earlice
Taylor, a noted jazz, blues and gospel singer.