Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks.
Wednesday, July 18th
5:00pm Gates Open
6:30pm Dance Lesson
7:00pm 9:00pm Concert & Dance
Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks
Eleven-piece band playing music of the 1920s & '30s
Bring a lawn chair or blanket & a couple of friends, and we'll provide the soundtrack for an enjoyable evening under the stars.
Arrive early to picnic and stroll the gardens.
71 Old Westbury Road
Old Westbury, NY11568
Admission $10 Members & Seniors $8
Kids 17 & under FREE.
On Saturday, Aug. 4, the 12th annual Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Concert, sponsored by the Sunnyside Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Committee and Sunnyside Shines, will take place from 3 to 7:30 p.m. on 46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue in Sunnyside, Queens, NY.
The concert honors Beiderbecke, one of the most renowned jazz musicians of the 1920s and a one-time resident of Sunnyside. He died at his home on 46th Street on Aug. 6, 1931 at the age of 28.
Scheduled to perform will be The Sunnyside Drum Corps, David Shenton & The Sunnyside Wolverines, and Ray Osnatos South Shore Syncopators.
Ray Osnato studied arranging with Bill Challis. The South Shore Syncopators will be performing Mr. Challis original arrangements for the Paul Whiteman Orchestra.
The one and only, Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival in Davenport, Iowa, Aug 2-5, 2012.
Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival 2012 Band Schedule
(Subject to Change)
6:00pm Bix Youth Jazz Band
7:15pm Manny Lopez Quartet
8:30pm Andy Schumm & His Flatland Gang
9:45pm Wallys Warehouse Waifs
Noon RiverCity 6 Jimmy Valentine Quintet
1:15pm Andy Schumm & His Flatland Gang Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band XXXXXXXXXXX
2:30pm Dave Bennett Quartet Jim Cullum Jazz Band
3:45pm Wallys Warehouse Waifs Josh Duffee & His Orchestra
6:00pm Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band Wallys Warehouse Waifs Jimmy Valentine Quintet
7:15pm Josh Duffee & His Orchestra Dave Bennett Quartet Bix Youth Jazz Band
8:30pm Manny Lopez Big Band Andy Schumm & His FlatlandGangRiverCity 6
9:45pm Manny Lopez Big Band Jim Cullum Jazz Band
Noon Wallys Warehouse Waifs Bix Youth Jazz Band
1:15pm Dave Bennett Quartet Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band
2:30pm Josh Duffee & His Orchestra Jim Cullum Jazz Band
3:45pm Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band The Future of Jazz Set
6:00pm Josh Duffee & His Orchestra Dave Bennett Quartet Manny Lopez Quartet
7:15pm Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band Jim Cullum Jazz Band Five Bridges Jazz Band
8:30pm Wallys Warehouse Waifs Josh Duffee & His Orchestra Barehanded Wolfchokers
9:45pm Jim Cullum Jazz Band Andy Schumm & His Flatland Gang
Noon Five Bridges Jazz Band
1:15pm Bill Allreds Classic Jazz Band
2:30pm Andy Schumm & His Flatland Gang
3:45pm Dave Bennett Quartet
SUNDAY AFTERGLOW IN RIVERCENTER The Young Bandleaders of Today
7:00pm Josh Duffee & His Orchestra
8:00pm Dave Bennett Quartet
9:00pm Andy Schumm & His Flatland Gang
SPECIAL JAZZ FESTIVAL EVENTS
Friday, August 3rd Big Band Dance RiverCenter 8:30pm to 11:00pm Manny Lopez Big Band
Saturday, August 4th Graveside 10:00am Jim Cullum Jazz Band
Saturday, August 4th Adler Theatre 3:45pm The Future of Jazz Set
(Andy Schumm, Dave Bennett, Dave Bock, David Boeddinghaus, Beau Sample, Josh Duffee)
Saturday, August 4th Adler Theatre 5:00pm Youth Band Clinic with Dave Bennett Quartet
Sunday August 5th First Presbyterian Church Liturgy 8:00am and 10:30am Jim Cullum Jazz Band
Sunday August 5th Jazz Brunch @ The Radisson ; 10am Manny Lopez, 11am Wallys Warehouse, Noon Andy Schumm
Monday August 6th Jims Knoxville Tap 7pm Andy Schumm & HisFlatland Gang