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Wayne Shorter to Be Honored by L.A. Jazz Society

October event will also feature Shorter in concert

Saxophonist/composer Wayne Shorter will be honored at the Los Angeles Jazz Society’s 29th Annual Jazz Tribute Awards Dinner and Concert. The event takes place Oct. … Read More "Wayne Shorter to Be Honored by L.A. Jazz Society"

Saxophonist/composer Wayne Shorter will be honored at the Los Angeles Jazz Society’s 29th Annual Jazz Tribute Awards Dinner and Concert. The event takes place Oct. 21, at 4:30 p.m., at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City. Shorter will be the 2012 Jazz Tribute honoree. Film critic and historian Leonard Maltin will host the evening’s festivities and Herbie Hancock is this year’s Honorary Chair.

A concert with the honorees will feature performances by Wayne Shorter and friends, plus the John Pisano Trio, Denise Donatelli Trio and Jamael Dean Dana Trio. Concert only tickets are also available.

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