01/22/14

Dwayne Burno Memorial Set for Feb. 1 in NYC

Fellow musicians will perform to celebrate late bassist’s life

A celebration of the life of bassist Dwayne Burno, who died Dec. 28, will take place at St. Peter’s Church, 619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street, in New York City, Saturday, February 1 at 3 p.m. For more information call (212) 935-2200.

The following artists will perform:

Dwayne Burno Band
Myron Walden
Peter Bernstein
Monte Croft
Joe Farnsworth
Richie Goods

The New Jazz Composers Octet
David Weiss
Myron Walden
Sean Conly
Nasheet Waits
Norbert Stachel
Danny Grissett
Ron Blake

Eric Reed
Bruce Williams
Gerald Cannon
Carl Allen

Orrin Evans
JD Allen
Ralph Peterson
Luques Curtis
Ingrid Jensen

Jeremy Pelt
JD Allen
Gerald Cleaver
Danny Grissett

David Weiss Sextet
Myron Walden
E.J. Strickland
Marcus Strickland
Danny Grissett
Sean Conly


Speakers will include:
Derrick Burno
Laurie Watel
Dr. George E. Allen

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Dwayne Burno

The event is open to the public. Those who arte unable to attend may make donations directly to the family through the Jazz Foundation of America, which has been helping the Burnos.

Please make donations either online, here:
JAZZ FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
=OR=
MAIL A CHECK IN HONOR OF DWAYNE BURNO TO :
Jazz Foundation of America · 322 West 48th Street, 6th Floor · New York, NY 10036 · (212)245-3999

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