IN PICTURES: 31st annual Long Beach Jazz Festival, Day 2 of 3

The 31st annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus some Latin jazz was at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach on Saturday. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated three-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California.

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A couple enjoys the music of Eric Roberson as he performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Eric Roberson performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The bass player performs with Nick Colionne at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A couple embraces while at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Nick Colionne performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp, left, and Doc Powell, right, perform at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp left, and Doc Powell, right, perform at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp left, and Doc Powell, right, perform at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp right, and Doc Powell, left, perform at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Doc Powell performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Doc Powell performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Everette Harp performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Doc Powell performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Chante Moore performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Chante Moore performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Chante Moore performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Chante Moore performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Chante Moore performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Poncho Sanchez performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marcus Miller performs at the 31st Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival with smooth jazz, contemporary and traditional jazz plus a splash of Latin jazz at the Rainbow Lagoon Park in Long Beach August 11, 2018. The jazz festival is the most consistent, upscale, and most celebrated 3-generation, family-produced jazz festival in Southern California Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Support our journalism.

Hyperlocal news is an essential force in our democracy, but it costs money to keep an organization like this one alive, and we can’t rely on advertiser support alone. That’s why we’re asking readers like you to support our independent, fact-based journalism. We know you like it—that’s why you’re here. Help us keep hyperlocal news alive in Long Beach.

- ADVERTISEMENT -

More