Photographer David Horwitz began photographing blues musicians in California in 1971, developing and printing limited edition images. He moved to Tucson in 1982 and perfected his photography, specializing in black & white behind-the-scenes photos. He traveled the country developing friendships with musicians at festivals and clubs from California to Arkansas. He loved teaching photo workshops to share his expertise. David received the “Keeping the Blues Alive” Award for photography in 1999, and was inducted into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame in 2011. He passed away in July, 2015. To learn more about his work please contact Dr. Margaret Drugay at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jessie Mae Hemphill
Willie Dixon & Bo Diddley
John Lee Hooker
Champion Jack Dupree
Buddy Guy & Jr. Wells
Lester Davenport & Frank Frost
John Hammond & Johnny Shines
James Harman Band
Pinetop Perkins, Jimmy Rogers, Hubert Sumlin
Sam Myers & Robert Lockwood, Jr.
Walter Lininger & James “Son” Thomas
Willie Nelson & Koko Taylor
Bob Corritore and Snooky Pryor
Little Milton’s bus.
Charles Barkley with the Kenny Neal Band
Honeyboy Edwards signed photo.
Willie Dixon with Scott Meyers, Buddy Reed and Bob Corritore.