The Silas Bronson Library, 267 Grand Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203 574-8233.
"All That Jazz"
Sat. April 25, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Main Reading Room
The Bob Mobilio Swing/Jazz Ensemble will present "All That Jazz", a free concert. The program will be presented in observance of Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM), and will be funded by the American Federation of Musicians Local 186, the Recording Industry Music Performance Fund, and the Friends of the Silas Bronson Library's Stanford Warshasky Programming Fund. Bob Mobilio, a popular fixture in the Waterbury music scene, will lead the group from the Bronson's grand piano, accompanied by his son John on bass, a full rhythm section and three horns played by both local and guest musicians. The ensemble will feature classics from the Great American Song Book, including the music of Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, and Bennie Goodman during this, his centennial year. The program will be dedicated to the New Orleans musicians who were victims of Hurricane Katrina. Inaugurated in 2002 by the Smithsonian Institution's Museum of American History in collaboration with the recording industry and other organizations. The public is invited. The library is handicapped accessible with ample free parking on Saturdays. For more information contact Anita Bologna, Adult Program Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org