Date: March 1, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Wang Opera Center
Price: $10 (Student); $30-$40 (individual) / $90-$120 (Jazz & Blues Series)
These three outstanding and popular Naples-based musicians are at their best performing mood transforming, swinging jazz standards with sultry, vocals. They feature a Paris night-club feel as they deftly and creatively interpret time-honored classics.
Rebecca Richardson, vocalist and pianist, has performed at almost all local jazz venues –Aldo’s, Campiello, The Ritz-Carlton, Artis Naples, The Art Leagues of Bonita Springs and Marco Island, and classically with Opera Naples, The Naples Music Club, ArtsWorld Naples and CAPA.
Glenn Basham, concertmaster of the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra. As a jazz musician, Glenn is featured on the Miami Saxophone Quartet’s recordings, “Four More Giant Steps” and on Skitch Henderson’s ”Swinging with Strings” on the Arbors jazz label.
Dan Heck is a professional recording artist, composer and educator. A founding member of the band ”Bebop and Destruction”, he had national recognition. Locally, he served as leader of the house band for Campiello for six years. Now he headlines at many local venues.
Kevin G. Mauldin, when not performing with the Naples Philharmonic, performs with jazz artists in Southwest Florida. He is bassist for the Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra. And plays jazz with The Danny Sinoff Quartet, Bob Zottola and other local bands.