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*POSTPONED* Don Menza Quartet
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Soka Performing Arts Center
Soka Performing Arts Center presents
Don Menza Quartet
Friday, January 22, 2016 at 8 p.m.
ATTENTION: Mr. Menza is very ill and has cancelled his personal appearance for the performance this Friday, January 22, 2016 at 8 p.m. The concert may be postponed to a later date but at this time it is not confirmed. If you have already purchased your tickets please contact the Box Office by phone (949) 480-4278, email email@example.com, or stop by during our office hours (Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.) to exchange your tickets for a show of equal value or for a full refund of your tickets.
Don Menza is a powerful tenor saxophonist who, although able to effectively imitate most of the top stylists (from Coleman Hawkins to John Coltrane), has a distinctive sound of his own. After getting out of the Army, he was with Maynard Ferguson's Orchestra (1960-1962) as both a soloist and an arranger. A short stint with Stan Kenton and a year leading a quintet in Buffalo preceded a period living in Germany. His compositions, such as "Groovin' Hard" and "Time Check" (both favorites of Doc Severinsen's NBC Orchestra and Buddy Rich's Big Band) have become standard repertoire for jazz ensembles worldwide.
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Tickets: $34.00/$29.00 Students and Seniors (62+)
GROUPS: To purchase tickets for groups of 10 or more CLICK HERE or contact the box office at (949) 480-4278.
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