Rotary Club of Dexter

PO Box 37
Dexter, MI 48130
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                

 

 

 

 

                      

5th Annual Dexter Rotary Jazz Night

 
DEXTER ROTARY is once again hosting its 5th annual fundraiser to provide Scholarships for our Dexter High School Students. 
 
The 5th Annual Jazz Night will be held on Saturday evening, May 20, beginning at 6 pm at the IBEW Local 252 Union Hall located at 7920 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103.
 
The entertainment for the evening will start at 7 pm and features the Randy Napoleon Jazz Band.  The event is hosted by WEMU’s own Music Director, Linda Yohn.
 
Festivities will include Hors-d'oeuvres, Wine & Beer, Strolling Dinner and a Silent Auction.
 
Ticket price: $75/person or $500 for a reserved table of 8.
 
Ticket and Contact Information:
 
Randy Napoleon is a guitarist, composer and arranger who toured and recorded with Benny Green, the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra and Michael Bublé before joining The Freddy Cole Quartet in 2007; he arranged most of Cole’s last five albums, including the 2010 Grammy-nominated Freddy Cole Sings Mr. B. Napoleon also has appeared with other jazz luminaries, including Bill Charlap and Houston Person. His latest release as a leader is The Jukebox Crowd. His TV appearances, mainly as a sideman, include shows hosted by David Letterman, Jay Leno, Ellen DeGeneres, Jerry Lewis and Regis & Kelley as well as on Today and the PBS special Caught in the Act. He also tours with his own bands and is an assistant professor of jazz guitar at Michigan State University.