June 16 Fifth Annual JiA Father's Day Big Band Dance @ Scottsdale Plaza Resort
Sunday, June 16, 2013 from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM (MST)
The fifth annual Father's Day Big Band Dance featuring Clark Krueger’s Extreme Decibel Big Band will be held in The Scottsdale Plaza Resort Grand Ballroom on Sunday, June 16, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dance is a fundraiser to support the youth jazz education programs of Jazz in AZ and The Nash, the new nonprofit education and performance center of Jazz in AZ in downtown Phoenix. Once again, the dance is being held in honor of John Dawson for his continued generous support of jazz.
Doors open at 2:30 PM. Join in a Swing Dance Lesson at 3 PM with Steve Conrad, AZ Lindy Hop Society.
The band will play an exciting repertoire for both listening and dancing. There will be guest vocalists, as well as exemplary student musicians sitting in with the band. There will be complimentary salsa and chips, with full cash bar and special appetizers available for purchase.
The band will play an exciting repertoire for both listening and dancing. There will be guest vocalists, as well as exemplary student musicians sitting in with the band. A fun swing-dance lesson, courtesy of Steve Conrad and the Lindy Hop Society, will kick off the event. There will be complimentary salsa and chips, with full bar and special appetizers available for purchase.
General admission to this year’s Father's Day Dance is just $25 per person in advance, $30 at the door - so BUY NOW! Current Jazz in AZ members may take a $5 discount on tickets purchased in advance; $40 VIP Reserved seats; $10 for youth under 21 with parents/adult family member/legal guardian. Special sponsor tables of 10 to help support Jazz in AZ youth education programs at The Nash are available for $400 and are tax deductible to the extent of the law. For more information, call 602-795-0464.
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