12:00-1:30 pm / WeB3 Organ Trio swinging through the noon hour outside on Jay St. in downtown Schenectady. Rain location: Robb Alley at Proctors.
8:30-11:30 Michael Lamkin Organ Trio featuring Joe Finn on guitar and Cliff Brucker on drums. Groovin', Shufflin', Expressive and Swinging / This will be a happening event! Don't miss this. Taking place at beautiful 74 lounge overlooking State St. through their huge picture window. Organ trios and Martinis just like in the old days!
Guitarist Joe Finn and pianist Michael Lamkin intro and outrospective jazz convergence from 7:30 to 10:30 pm in the walkdown of One Caroline Bistro.
“JAZZ 4 RELIEF” A fundraiser to benefit local communities affected by Hurricane Irene SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2011 3pm-7pm Best Western Airport Inn, Ball Room, 200 Wolf Rd, Colonie NY 3:00pm-3:50pm – Michael Benedict & Bopitude Michael Benedict-Drums, Brian Patenaude-Tenor Sax, Mike Lawrence-Bass, Chris Pasin-Trumpet, Scott Bassinson-Piano 4:00pm-4:50pm – Pearl River Dixie Five Mo Rancourt – Cornet, Ron Bill-Banjo, Ernie Belanger-Tuba, Lew Petteys-Clarinet, Woody Strobeck-Trombone 5:00pm-5:50pm – Joe Finn Quartet Joe Finn-Guitar, Mike Lawrence-Bass, Michael Lamkin-Piano, Cliff Brucker-Drums 6:00pm-6:50pm – The Swing Cats with Patti Melita Pat Melita-Vocals, Lew Petteys-Clarinet, Ron Partch-Bass, Jim DeForge-Sax, Paul Mastriani-Piano, Mark Anthony-Drums SUGGESTED DONATION: $10 All proceeds will go directly to relief efforts 50/50, Cash Bar & Limited Menu Available CO-SPONSORED by the BEST WESTERN AIRPORT INN