Bernie wooed the crowd at the B-side with friendly chatting and posing for photos, saw a few old friends such as OHS baseball coach Joe Hughes, and even got on stage with his band to do a James Brown song.
He has recorded three albums of jazz/Latin fusion and has co-authored the book, “Rhythms of the Game: The Link Between Music and Athletic Performance.’’
During a brief chat Friday night, he even said it was OK that I was Dodgers fan.
Cary Brunswick, of Oneonta, is a freelance writer and editor. He can be reached at email@example.com. The views expressed in this column do not necessarily reflect those of The Daily Star and its editorial board.