DATE: Saturday June 26th 2010
PLACE: Abyssinian Baptist Church
West 138 street (between Lenox Ave.and Adam Clayton Blvd.)
TIME: 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Speakers and performers include: (Schedules subject to change)
To include: Jimmy Heath (Musical Director), Frank Wess, Mulgrew Miller, Frank Foster & the Loud Minority Big Band, Joe Wilder, Willie Jones III, George Mraz, Dr. Billy Taylor, Gil Noble, George Wein, Barry Harris, Davell Crawford, Lewis Nash, Buster Williams, Jimmy Cobb, Eddie Gomez, Kenny Barron, Richard Sussman, Eric Reed and many more.
Bruce Jones, Thedia Jones Smith and the Jones Family ask that donations be made to the Jazz Foundation of America to help cover the costs of this memorial. Please make your donation online and specify in memory of Hank Jones. Thank you so much. Continue reading