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NJJS 45th Anniversary Celebration: A Salute to Jazz in the Garden State

October 22 @ 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Celebrating the rich jazz history of New Jersey, from big bands to bebop and beyond, and honoring the 75- year career of the Garden State’s own beloved jazz guitarist, Bucky Pizzarelli.

Bucky Pizzarelli – Guest of Honor/guitar
Martin Pizzarelli – Bass
Ed Laub – Guitar
Dave Stryker – Guitar
Don Braden – Saxophone and Music Director
Bernard Purdie – Drums
Tomoko Ohno – Piano
Danny Bacher – Vocals
6 pc. “Big Band” – William Patterson Jazz Studies Students
Leoneke Scheuble (15yo) – Piano
Alexis Morrast (15yo) – Vocals
Rhonda Hamilton WBGO – Mistress of Ceremonies
Dorthaan Kirk – a brief address

This special event will be held at the Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Drew University, Madison, NJ starting at 3pm.

Alternatively, you can order by phone or by mail/check:
by phone: 1-800-838-3006, select option 1.
by mail: send a check payable to NJJS, including a $3 handling fee, together with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: NJJS, c/o Kate Casano, 158 Cotton Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127


October 22
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Drew University, Madison
36 Madison Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940 United States
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