Jazz Bridge First Thursdays Neighborhood Concert Series in Collingswood, NJ presents baritone saxophonist/flutist Denis DiBlasio
and his Quartet on Thursday, October 2nd at the Collingswood Community Center, 30 East Collings Avenue. Tickets are $10, $5 for students, and show time is 7:30 p.m. Information: 856-858-8914, 215-517-8337 or visit Jazz Bridge
Denis DiBlasio represents a rarity in jazz: An artist acclaimed by both the critics and the general public. He spent five years with the legendary orchestra of Maynard Ferguson
as Musical Director/baritone saxophonist/flutist/and scat singer in residence, is a clinician for Yamaha musical instruments, has had his arrangements published by the world's most prestigious music publishers, and now serves as Director of the Jazz Department at Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ. His quartet for this engagement consists of Brian Betz
(guitar), Steve Varner
(bass) and Jim Miller
Jazz Bridge is dedicated to assisting professional Greater Philadelphia Metro area jazz and blues musicians and vocalists in times of crisis by providing confidential and caring support in keeping with their personal dignity.