2006 Tribute to Bobby Hackett
Commemorating the 30th anniversary of Bobby�s untimely death, Nick DeCarlis presented a new Tribute to Bobby Hackett concert as part of the �Jazz in Bridgewater� (New Jersey) concert series, co-sponsored by the New Jersey Jazz Society. The series benefits the United Way.
The concert took place on Saturday, October 21, 2006; in Bridgewater, NJ.
In addition to standards specially-selected to cover the span of Bobby�s career, Nick shared interesting and often amusing anecdotes and information about Hackett�s life.
Nick welcomes the chance to reprise this concert for other Jazz Clubs. For more information, email Nick.
The 2006 Band:
Nick DeCarlis, cornet
John Sheridan, piano; Arbors Jazz recording artist and talented arranger; formerly pianist/arranger of the Jim Cullum Jazz Band.
Dan Block, clarinet; plays with Vince Giordano�s Nighthawks.
Frank Tate, bass; top NYC musician who played with Bobby Hackett in the 1970�s.
Scott Philbrick, guitar; top Boston musican.
Kevin Dorn, drums; top NYC musican.
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