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Roy Campbell Day Memorial At Roulette

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Roy Campbell On Wednesday, February 26, the many dear friends and associates of the late Roy Sinclair Campbell Jr. will gather at Roulette through the efforts of Arts for Art.

The performance begins at 6:45.

A Slide Show featuring The Music of Roy Campbell
Roy Campbell
Roy Campbell
1952 - 2014
trumpet


6:45PM - 7:00PM

Valerie Morris, Roy Campbell's sister, will recall his remarkable life.

7:00PM - 7:15PM

An Opening Song and Prayer will be offered by Fay Victor
Fay Victor
Fay Victor

vocalist
, Charles Downs, Andy Bemkey and his lifelong friend, William Parker
William Parker
William Parker
b.1952
bass, acoustic
.

7:15PM - 7:30PM

The Ahkenaten Ensemble will summon Roy to recall his bright moments at its center. Brian Carrott, Hilliard Greene
Hilliard Greene
Hilliard Greene
b.1958
bass
, Jason Kao Hwang
Jason Kao Hwang
Jason Kao Hwang
b.1957
violin
and Warren I Smith
Warren I Smith
Warren I Smith
b.1934
percussion
.

7:30PM - 7:45PM

This will be followed by the Hempstead Louis Armstrong Jazz Program ensemble with Bobby Sanabria
Bobby Sanabria
Bobby Sanabria

percussion
, Craig Harris
Craig Harris
Craig Harris
b.1954
, Charenee Wade, Bruce Edwards = 31085},{{Donald Hanson, Hill Greene, Chris Sullivan, Bevin Turnbull and Christine Bard.

7:45PM - 8:00PM

This is met by a Stephanie Stone interlude onPiano

8:00PM - 8:15PM

Nemesis takes its turn with Matt Lavelle
Matt Lavelle
Matt Lavelle
b.1970
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, Lewis Flip Barnes
Lewis Flip Barnes
Lewis Flip Barnes
b.1955
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, Asim Barnes and Warren Smith.

8:15PM - 8:30PM

A Solo follows.

8:30PM - 8:45PM

The Tazz Quartet rises to its turn with Joe McPhee
Joe McPhee
Joe McPhee
b.1939
reeds
, Andy Bemkey, Chris Sullivan and Michael T.A. Thompson.

8:45PM - 9:00PM

The NU Band adds its recollections to the moment with Mark Whitecage
Mark Whitecage
Mark Whitecage
b.1937
sax, alto
, Joe Fonda
Joe Fonda
Joe Fonda
b.1954
bass
and Lou Grassi
Lou Grassi
Lou Grassi
b.1947
drums
.

9:00PM - 9:15PM

4 for Roy follows a brief pause with tributes, testimony and appreciation from William Hooker
William Hooker
William Hooker
b.1946
drums
, Connie Crothers
Connie Crothers
Connie Crothers
b.1941
piano
, Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter
b.1996
sax, alto
and Ras Moshe
Ras Moshe
Ras Moshe
b.1968
multi-instrumentalist
.

9:30PM - 9:45PM

A short documentary by Robert O'Haire and Michael Lucio Sternbach follows.

9:45PM - 10:00PM

And the evening concludes with a very large ensemble paying their respects through the portal of Roy Campbell's “Thanks to the Creator"

Dave Douglas
Dave Douglas
Dave Douglas
b.1963
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, Lewis Barnes, Matt Lavelle, Dennis Gonzalez
Dennis Gonzalez
Dennis Gonzalez
b.1954
trumpet
, Frank London
Frank London
Frank London

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, Taylor Ho Bynum
Taylor Ho Bynum
Taylor Ho Bynum
b.1975
cornet
, Ted Daniel
Ted Daniel
Ted Daniel
b.1943
trumpet
, Graham Haynes
Graham Haynes
Graham Haynes
b.1960
cornet
, Joe Daley, Dave Hofstra, Steve Swell
Steve Swell
Steve Swell
b.1954
trombone
, Masahiko Kono, Andrew Lamb
Andrew Lamb
Andrew Lamb
b.1958
sax, tenor
, Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter
b.1996
sax, alto
, Mark Whitecage
Mark Whitecage
Mark Whitecage
b.1937
sax, alto
, Avram Fefer
Avram Fefer
Avram Fefer

saxophone
, Dave Sewelson
Dave Sewelson
Dave Sewelson

sax, baritone
, Fay Victor, Lisa Sokolov
Lisa Sokolov
Lisa Sokolov
b.1954
vocalist
, Ellen Christi, Kyoko Kitamura
Kyoko Kitamura
Kyoko Kitamura

vocalist
, Kali Fasteau, Andrew Bemkey, Hill Greene, Chris Sullivan, Jason Kao Hwang
Jason Kao Hwang
Jason Kao Hwang
b.1957
violin
, Mazz Swift, Henry Grimes
Henry Grimes
Henry Grimes
b.1935
bass, acoustic
, Lou Grassi and Warren Smith.

10:00PM - 10:30PM

Roy Campbell's sister, Valerie Morris, has set up a Roy Campbell Fund. At the Memorial there is a suggested donation of $20 that will go to the Roy Campbell Fund


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