5000 Tom Warriner Blvd.
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
THE PHOENIX JAZZ ORCHESTRA
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Sunday, March 19th, 2pm
Cocoa Beach Country Club Ballroom
For tickets click here
(print your confirmation as your ticket)
The 22 piece band will be led by guest conductor & Space Coast Jazz Society member, John Mason, who was one of 30 students chosen to study study under Dizzy Gillespie at the School of Jazz at Music in Lenox, Massachusetts in 1957.
Special guest vocalist Maddy Winer will also be performing with the PJO.
Members of the PJO range from seasoned professionals with years of experience on the concert stage to expert, highly talented younger musicians at the beginning of their careers. These musicians have performed and recorded with many of the great jazz orchestras, including those of Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, Les and Larry Elgart, Glenn Miller, Bob Florence, Gordon Goodwin, Neal Hefti, Quincy Jones and many others. Additionally, they have performed on tour with such artists as Frank Sinatra, The Temptations, Wayne Newton, Johnny Mathis, Frankie Valli, Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé, Celia Cruz, Aretha Franklin. . . . . the list goes on. Click here for a sample of their music!
A cash bar will be available. Admission is $20 and ALL proceeds benefit the Space Coast Jazz Society Scholarship fund. We will be awarding two $2,000 scholarships to Brevard County graduating high school seniors in May 2017.