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BOBBI HUMPHREY: Guestbook

Jowanna Bishop

November 11, 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed your interview with Sheila Anderson. Harlem River Drive is a long time favorite. I look forward to discovering more of your work.

REDDEX WASHINGTON

October 20, 2017

Hello Miss Humphrey

I discovered your music when I was an 18 year old Airman in 1975. "Blacks And Blues" was the LP and Harlem River Drive was my favorite (although I enjoyed the entire album and still have it in my collection). The sirens at the end of the song always sent the unsuspecting listener into panic mode while indulging in other activities....LOL!!!I am 60 years old now and, though I no longer indulge in those activities [27 years and counting], I still include that song in my playlist.

I just wanted to say HELLO and I hope that you are doing well. Take care and God bless you.

Raymond Law

January 3, 2015

Hey Bobbi, this is my first time visiting your site and I love your music. I play flute and write music myself and have a youtube site. I have been out of work for two years now and driving truck but my first love is music. I would love to learn more about your record company and if you are taking any new artists.

Dwight M. Muhammad

January 2, 2015

Peace to you, Was a 70's teen. Didn't have our own specific music like today (RAP). We were exposed to our Kool, older siblings/cousins(17-30 old) & parents a lot, (Soul & Up-Tempo Jazz Music). Bobbi Humphrey, Donald Byrd, The Blackbyrds Bobbie Womack, Willie Hutch, Aretha, Gladys, Minnie, Curtis, Barry, Herbie, Ronnie & Brenda Laws, Joe Tex, Johnny Taylor, Dramatics, Chi-Lites, Temptations, Main Ingredients, Black Ivory, Kool & the Gang. can't name them all, love & miss Hearing them all. Who Stole The Soul ? PE. BLESSIMGS 2015. CAN YOU COME TO CINCINNATI ?

howard joyce

December 31, 2014

..man this is really unreal Ifirst heard miss barbara Humphrey in 1974 black and blues with the first album I've ever heard jazz miss Humphrey blew me away and I have been in love with her from day one and in love with her music please tell me when you will come close to Houston Texas in 2015 I have never seen you in concert but I beg of you to give me that opportunity before I leave this earth thank you Miss ham food for your music and your love

Nancy Ferro

December 30, 2014

You came, at my invitation, back to Dallas to your former elementary school, during desegregation. You performed on our stage and the children were happy and blessed to have you there. I so appreciated that, 41 years ago. Thank you.

Gregory Slaughter

December 2, 2014

Hey Bobbi ,

just stumbling around the Web and came across your name. Your Harlem Rhythm track brings back a lot of memories of my early jazz listening days back in Cincinnati.
Marcus Miller even credits you in his early career. Thanks for the memories.

Leslie Bailey

November 9, 2014

Hi Ms. Humphrey,
So lovely to see you perform last n ight in HArlem at the Red Rooster. Thank you for the CD and photo op. I came home and bought many of your tracks from ITUNES. I have your LPs but needed them on CD so I could listen to them right away. Now they are downloaded onto my IPOD and so I'm good. You looked fantastic! God bless
PS. Don't forget to check out my cooking show at youtube.com/ourbailey bread.

Steven Ramos

November 8, 2014

Loved your performance @ Ginny's Supper Clubqkhj

Mr. Kim Wilson

November 6, 2014

Dear Ms.Humpherey I just want you to know that I have been a fan of yours since the early 70's while a student at Savannah State University. I have most of your music and play it often to this day. It would be a real blessing for your fans here in Detroit if you were to do some appearances in this area in the future. Continued success and God Bless. K.W.

Jacqueline

October 31, 2014

I am totally elated to know that Ms. Bobbi Humphrey is still sharing her gift! I am also happy to know more of who she is and how she got to where she is today. Thank you for being you and for your willingness to share your gift with the world! (Side note) I played the flute in High School and remembered trying to play like Ms. Bobbi. All I could think was, "How the hell does she do it?!?!" and I knew then, I was not destined to be a Flutist (LOL!!!). So, I stuck to dancing and to enjoying those who are blessed to play like they do! Blessings to Ms. Bobbi!!! Flute-on!

charles daniels

October 30, 2014

Can't wait 'til you get on tour.
Time to bring back the Jazz-Funksters !

Blanche

October 26, 2014

I am rediscovering my love for the flute and your album "Dig It" has been an extraordinary treasure! I just turned 50!

Wanda Wynn

October 13, 2014

How pleasantly suprised to discover your longevity continues. Hope I get the opportunity to see you perform.

Ed

October 13, 2014

Have been listening to ypour jazz since 1976 and just rediscovered some of your great records when I cleaned out a closet. Am listening now to Flute In. Thanks for the music

Lloyd McCloud

October 8, 2014

Lady Humphrey,I Luv me some/Sum You.

STEVE JONES

October 6, 2014

I'm so in love with your music Im a hip hop lover listened to Wiz Khalifa and Curren$y Live in Concert album and loved the flute sample. I had to find the source and here I am gold mine of music to my ears Im thankful to add your music to my everyday playlist.

Mark

September 20, 2014

Hi Bobbi

Just saw your interview from 2006 with Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. and thought that was so nice. I own three of your LP's; Blacks and Blues, Satin doll and Fancy dancer, and i enjoy listening to them a lot!

I would love to see you at Copenhagen jazz festival one day, should you visit Europe.

Greetings from Denmark

Kathy

September 18, 2014

Just going down memory lane w/music and you came to mind. I saw you perform at the Roxy in LA in the 70's. We were so young and hip then, but we are still here.I hope life has been good to you. I am going to buy Blacks & Blues again. Pls come to Houston-PEACE

Suzanne McDaniels

September 15, 2014

Dear Bobbi,
I was listening to a 70's station on cable the other day and Jasper Country Man came on. What an excellent piece. My daughter is a Flutest and Music Educator. I thought I'd have some fun with her a challenge her to learn and play that song for me. Also, it struck me with such joy, here I am today writing you. Keep making wonderful music!

martha

August 29, 2014

Just introduced to your music..... it is awesome!

David Gossett

August 7, 2014

Just met you at Lenox Saphire in Harlem. It was an honor and a pleasure to meet you. Your energy and spirit was refreshing. Much continued success.

Lezlie Johnson

August 4, 2014

I used to listen to your music in the 70s. I play the flute also and am proud when people compliment me by saying I sound like you.

Kevin Fields

August 4, 2014

Hello,

I would like to get booking agent information.

We must bring the Bobbi Humphrey and the Blackbyrds concert to Louisville.

Y'all ready?

Alverne Bush

August 2, 2014

Love your style since the 70's. I saw you play in KCMO, you are classy and your music so soulful.

Bianca

July 23, 2014

Ms. Humphrey,

From the moment I heard Satin Doll and got goose bumps, to this very day your music make life more enjoyable!!

Thank you so much!

Best regards,
Bianca Piper-Sibajan

Marcus Banks

July 16, 2014

I love your music I remember I used to listen to your music when I was about 12 years old in the 70s at my cousins house and now I find myself listening to you and I'm almost 50 now I love music and I have not heard a better flute player ever you really make that flute talk in your music thank you and I wish you more success to come

Michael A E Henry

July 14, 2014

I just want to Thank You for ever existing Ms Humphrey - Too Sublime to describe in terms of how far musically advanced you have been and are - I live in the UK and back in the early 70s was a young teenager - when I got to visit the few 'Cool' elder Caribbean Born cousins our family had in England at the time - The more musically aware and intelligent would put your LP on and I would seek to be big and listen - the benefit was all mine I have not heard these tunes for donkey years - Thanks Be & Good to know you still rowing and blowing in Life making the worlds people happy and amazed and earning an honest change Jah Blessings to You Intinually

Herbert Simmons

July 14, 2014

I was with three friends that met you at Les Ambassades on Saturday evening. I was the teacher and the one who has no connections to facebook. Please keep me informed about up and coming events. Me and my friends would come to support. Thanks

BRENDA KAMP

July 9, 2014

HEY CUZ HOW ARE YOU? HOPE ALL IS WELL. HAVE TRIED CALLING YOU. LOVE YA

Robert Kraft

July 4, 2014

love your music...
pre gary shocker

Stacy

June 24, 2014

I hope to see you the next time you play in the South. I know if you came to Atlanta fans would come out of the woodwork to see you.
Your music is such a beautiful blessing that you have shared with us. Thank you.

Mark Manning

June 23, 2014

Hi Bobbi
Well I can honestly say you don't look like your name! I'm sorry to be ignorant, but I've never heard of you until I was invited to join you on facebook this evening! One of those small adds to the right hand side! I've just bought 2 alto and 2 tenor saxophones over the past 18 months and hope to begin learning soon. there's also a lovely young lady called ladysmoothsax on youtube! Is this a photo of the real Mobbi Humphrey and is this really her here? Mark, Sydney.

Keith Faison

June 3, 2014

Bobbi...Thanx for the album! Let's do lunch sometime. Keith Faison/347-525-0557

Ibraaheem Naazir

May 28, 2014

I appreciate your gift. I was introduced to Harlem River Drive through a hip hop mix many years ago as a young child not knowing anything about you. As I got older, the Pandora website introduced you to me and it opened me up to find out more about you. Just wanted to say thank you and that your music has influenced me and my life-work to the fullest.

Greg Brown

May 26, 2014

Great to see you at Miles Davis ceremony.You looked marvelous.I have all your recordings. God Bless.

keith j. worrell

May 7, 2014

Blessings to you! it's been many moons since you were in one of my classes atSMU. Keep well and all the best to you and family. Love the sound!

Stephan Turner

April 26, 2014

Derar Bobbi, My name is Stephan Turner from Chicago by way of Gary Indiana, now living in Chiang Mai Thailand.

I have loved your music since the 70"s.

I was just watching your interview from 2006 on African American Legends and heard you mention your website.

I'm happy to see and hear that you are well. Of course you know we just lost Wayne Henderson, also from Texas, I believe. Keep going strong sister!

Best to you, Stephan

Mike

April 21, 2014

Man!! I've rekindled the art I grew up listening to as a child. Dad would jazz it up everyday! I feel in love with that 'lady with the nice fro' and her flute! WOW!

Mike

April 21, 2014

Man!! I've rekindled the art I grew up listening to as a child. Dad would jazz it up everyday! I feel in love with that 'lady with the nice fro' and her flute! WOW!

Roscoe and Lei

April 20, 2014

Happy Easter!
We said it before, we love your music. You can join your family (fmf) at will :-)

Ava McNair

April 17, 2014

Love your music.

Jane C Cunningham

April 12, 2014

I have some of your music in my phone. I Love Your Music! Would be great to see you in Atlanta. :-)

Jane C Cunningham

April 12, 2014

I have some of your music in my phone. Love your music! Would be great to see you in Atlanta. :-)

Michael Bonner

April 11, 2014

Ms Humphrey, your still the greatest jazz flutist of our time. You will never be forgotten. Thanks for the fanatastic music you gave us.

Jeff Thompkins

March 31, 2014

Do you have a tour schedule

Chester J. Goode III

March 17, 2014

BOBBI!
Once again you succeeded in raising the bar, your performance at the Will Rogers Memorial Center (Mar 14, 2014) was the epitome of cool!
Let me know when you release your next album!
Chester J. Goode III

Vince

March 12, 2014

Bobby, I grew up listening to you, Donald Byrd and the Black Byrds. I remember speeding thru the streets of Chicago while going to DeVry on the North Side listening to Harlem River Drive etc etc just as happy as can be. Your music is deep in my soul, something special that I'll carry on thru this life till I leave to be with The Lord. Thanks for the blessing of your music. Nothing like it on earth ;-)

Arthur Maulet

March 12, 2014

Hi Ms. Humphrey I just want to think you for your music you put out ! Im a 20 year old young black athlete at Copiah Lincoln Mississippi junior college and I just want you to know that your music gets me through my tuff days especially after a tuff practice or a tuff team workout just wanna truly thank you ! It would be a blessing if you would email me back so I can know you really got this message!

LATRAIEL ALEXANDER

February 4, 2014

I WAS SO HAPPY TO HEAR YOU'RE GOING TO BE PERFORMING IN YOUNGSTOWN ON APRIL 4,2014. LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU AND LISTENING TO THAT SOULFUL SOUND,I HAVEN'T HEARD IN A LONG TIME. GOD BLESS YHOU

Tonette

January 6, 2014

Great music lives Forever, many years ago when I was a young lady my first song I enjoyed was "Harlem River drive",a listener ever since

JazzyShar

January 2, 2014

Awesome!! You're the best!! Actually before your time!! I always posts your music on FB on TBT for the new jazz artist to hear what they've missed!!!
Great Music!!!

Ty Humbert

December 27, 2013

I love how my fascination with exploring music from the era of which I was born and grew up. Loving me some Bobbi Humphrey.

Nancy Fields

December 16, 2013

Ms. Humphrey,
I have loved you since my big brother brought your first album home in the '70s. I would like to know where you are touring in 2014.

VIRGINIA

December 10, 2013

WHERE IN THE WORLD HAVE YOU BEEN?
Any shows coming up? If not then I'll just have to bring you to Youngstown, OH

Marcus Dorsey

December 6, 2013

Harlem River Drive! It's all I have to say. West Coast here. When I was a boy I would hear my older brothers play it and would dream of going back east to Harlem. Now that I'm older and have visited many times I still listen and it takes me down that lane again.

Horace Shells

December 3, 2013

First seen you at the Aqua Lounge years ago and you showed me your German Made 2-piece flute. Since then I started playing and recently taught my grand-daughter flute and now she listens to you as well.

Thanks for being an inspiration for all flutists and keep making that beautiful flute music.

henry (henri) scott

November 30, 2013

Great works been listing to you over the years. since you been at Texas southern and I southern university. Keep playing strong

Scot Lewis

November 22, 2013

I just found my 1972 vinyl copy of Flute In. Wow, I remember now when I was just starting flute jamming with this album....Just as good now as ever! I think this was your first album with Blue Note.

Thelma Garrett

November 22, 2013

Congratulations - TSU graduate - enjoyed your music

Mr SHAK

November 15, 2013

Hello, I wanted that you know that ca makes 10 years for which I waits the album of good life in reedition cd.

Priece Rich, Jr.

November 11, 2013

I've been a fan for a long time and I highlight your music for my family and friends whenever I can.

Theresa Muse Waxter

November 10, 2013

Hi Bobbi i miss ur music so much i tried to fine it but no were has it , i'm sorry i left all my albums in new york use to live there my God Bless you

james

November 10, 2013

Great site and thanks for all of the great music!!!

Leon Craig

November 8, 2013

Love you! always have.

Saadia

October 20, 2013

Hi Ms Humphrey! I have been a fan of your music for many years. For some reason the song -Sweeter Than Sugar-was in my head this morning..so I had to play it. I Played the album all day. My son who is 35 had me play over and over -Please Set Me at Ease-Your music is SOUL it goes from my head to my heart. It is nice that us fans are able to express our gratitude to you on this web site. Thank You so Much!

Dion Humphrey

October 15, 2013

thinking we could be family

Gwendolyn A. Young

October 9, 2013

I just love your music. I have been a big fan of yours since my girlfriend (Deborah Washington)introduced your album to me in 1974. It was a stress reliever for me. Put me in a super positive mood. Whenever I am down, I put on my Bobbi Humphrey music. Thanks for your talent in music.

Heather Critchlow

October 8, 2013

You are a hero! My daughter started playing woodwinds because of you. Thank you.

christopher miller

September 25, 2013

Always loved u and your music as a healing effect but I cannot find HOME MADE JAM AND IVE SEARCHED AND LOOKED ANY HELPFUL ADVICE.WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED PEACE LOVE AND GOOD HEALTH TO ALL

Victor Cager

September 23, 2013

I've adored you and your music for years!!!! You are without a doubt one of the true masters of this American music that we affectionately refer to as.....Jazz!!! Please keep up the great work and I hope to meet you real soon!!! Oh yeah,and THAT TONE.....OH LAWD IT'S BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!! LOL!!!

Fred Burks

September 13, 2013

I've been trying to buy your album the good life on I tune.They don' t seem to have a lot of your music.
I'm old school but I have all my music on my I pad. Help

Kevin Fields

September 7, 2013

Hi Bobbi!

I've loved your music since the 1970's, and it still sounds as good as ever. As a teenager, I saw you, Donald Byrd and the Blackbyrds when you performed at Memorial Auditorium in Louisville, KY. I often wonder how I could experience a concert like that again. It was absolutely awesome.

I would love to bring you back to Louisville for another visit and performance. How can I go about getting you booked to come.

I hope to hear from you.

Peace and blessings!

Kevin
(502) 609-6569

Saliym el

September 7, 2013

beautiful

Emile Worthy

September 7, 2013

Atlanta dates?

Garry Simon Moran

September 7, 2013

Bobbie's music and gift with words on her Facebook page always makes me smile. I also love how she always copyrights her words! LOL! ;)

Jazzman Amos

September 7, 2013

I am here.

Fred Saunders

September 4, 2013

Hello I just wanted to say that i have listened to your music most of my life, and you are the greatest Flutist of all time God Bless you.
Fred (orginally fm Philly)living in Hawaii

J

August 20, 2013

Love your work from the 70's...
dancin' to keep from cryin' is such a special tune to me.
Thanks for all your music.

Karmen Mechelle Payne

August 14, 2013

Hello Ms. Humphrey, just wanted to say hello from the mighty class of 1978 of Lincoln High School celebrating our 35th class reunion here in Dallas,Texas...... We love and miss you Bobbi may GOD BLESS you and yours........ Karmen Cox_Payne SR. 78 Lincoln High School. Dallas,Texas

K-Nag

August 11, 2013

Dear Ms. Humphrey,

Please come to Japan.

There are many fans here want to see your show.

Thank you and take care,

K

maurice barnett

August 10, 2013

Hi aunt Bobbi im sorry to here of your friend passing recently i know it must it must be hard to lose someone you have known for a long time but things will get better after awhile so i hope that you feel better soon stay safe and god bless

James Gray

August 4, 2013

Have a fantastic Sunday

Dawn E. Gross

July 29, 2013

Hey Bobbie, this is Dawn, just want to say Alvin and I had a great time with you and June last Wednesday night and we look forward to working with you in the future.

Veda Evanell Brown

July 27, 2013

Thanks for inspiring us thru your words and songs!

Linda Burke-Galloway

July 25, 2013

Tried to "friend" you on Facebook. Just want you to know that I still jam to your music. I created a "Bobby Humphrey station" on Pandora and it's so nice listening to your music. I'm listening to "The Trip" as we speak and my all time favorite is "Harlem River Drive." Thanks so much for your music, my sister. Stay blessed. Linda

April Van Rader

July 10, 2013

I've been enjoying your talent since the beginning, so glad that I can reach out and tell you so!

Douglas Dubose

June 29, 2013

Bobbi your music is timeless I am a lifelong fan, you are an icon, much love to you!

John k Davis Sr

June 23, 2013

Hi Bobbi it was in the 70s and i was in the military.I love your music.it brings back so many memories.i still have the album.my favorite was Set me at ease.iam gad to see u r still doing it THANKS A BUNCH

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June 4, 2013

It is an honor to know such a Legendary Musician such as Bobbi Humphrey; I can't believe she has afforded me the great opportunity to work with her on an upcoming project. I am a very grateful understudy of the craft. Thank you Bobbi for this wonderful opportunity.

Derrick White

June 3, 2013

Hello, Bobby

It has been a long road...I just wanted to say Hi! I met you back in the 80's at the Black Crystal night club in Maryland. Wooooo, how time passes. Big Satin Doll fan... It's good to see that you are still staying true to the flute. Wishing you well. peace...

CHANTAEY DIALLO

June 1, 2013

PLEASE SCHEDULE SOME MORE DATES AND KEEP ON PLAYING!!!!!!!!

Connie Key

May 31, 2013

Hello Bobbi~ you have truly been an inspiration to me, I have admired you from the 1st time I heard Harlem River Drive, thanks to my husband of 33 years! I just want you to know that " WE " Absolutely Adore you

Kly

May 28, 2013

I'll always remember "Blacks and Blues" I LOVE that ALBUM!!!
Recently I looked u up on YouTube and found "Lover to Lover" another favorite of mine. Glad 2 c ur still doin' ur thang!

kenneth robinson

May 28, 2013

I LOVE YOUR MUSIC YOU ARE GREAT

GeMayne Thorpe

May 25, 2013

The first time I've heard Ms. Bobbi I was jamming to her at Tenn. state University. Satin Doll moved me beyond words. I was 19. Today I'm 56 and she still Ms Bobbi rocks me. Thank You for your sharing of your awesome gift.

Kyro Carter

May 24, 2013

Bobbi, you have touched many hearts and minds over the decades. Thank you for inspiring music and opening the doors for many artists to follow through. May God continue to bless you in your career.

Vincent Parker

May 10, 2013

Greetings Bobby I had the pleasure of dinning with you at Silvia's back in April on the 8th. I missed your concert in DC so I will check your calendar to see if I can catch you in Harlem. Who knows I must might be able to dine with you again. Take Care PS tell you friend who builds the water wells in Africa that I still laughing about the politicians putting locks on the water.

Von Collins

May 9, 2013

Growing up, my father had/has a lot of your albums (he had a crush on you back in the 70's...lol), but I never listened to them much. I am now a 25 year old jazz musician (trumpet) and a hip-hop fan. Im glad to have been "re-introduced" to your works through Curren$y & Wiz Khlifia's "Live in Concert". Im ashamed that its taken me this long to appreciate your works, but better late than never! I WILL be raiding my Pops collection, and grabbing all your albums. No better way to enjoy the such great music than to go to the source!

If you ever come home to Dallas and perform, I will definitely be in attendence. You have a new fan.

God Bless.

Patrick Vernon

April 24, 2013

It's jazz funk flautist Bobbi Humphrey's birthday today. @ppvernon's birthday tribute is on http://mastersoftheairwaves.tumblr.com/
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