JTBB Small Band – Akwesanse Casino October 2016
To honor the memory of the late great internationally renowned pianist, composer and bandleader Dr. Lee Shaw, twenty-two musicians are coming together and invite you to celebrate her life and music this Friday, December 11th between the hours of 7:00-11:00pm at the Unitarian Universal Society, 1221 Wendell Avenue, Schenectady, NY.
Honoring Lee Shaw, the music performed will include the talents of the following:
Joe Barna, Bill Delaney, Peg Delaney, Mike Demicco, John Esposito, Matt Finck, Otto Gardner, Gene Garone, Nick Hetko, Chris Kyle, Pete Levin, John Medeski, Patti Melita, Peter O’Brien, Lou Pappas, Chris Pasin, Brian Patneaude, Sarah Pedinotti, Jason Rogers, Adam Siegel, Jeff “Siege” Siegel & Rich Syracuse.
MCs for the evening will include local radio DJs Tim Coakley and Bill McCann. A trailer from the recent film celebrating Lee Shaw Lee’s 88 Keys will be presented by its director Susan Robbins. An ongoing slide presentation of photos will be shown by Diane Reiner. As this is a memorial concert, there is no admission fee.