Syracuse Academy of Science (SAS) is pleased to announce it will host the 2nd Annual Jazz Festival fundraiser, a night of dinner and jazz featuring renowned bassist Gerald Veasley, on October 26th, 2017 at SAS Middle School on West High Terrace. Proceeds from the 2nd Annual Jazz Festival will help fund our school’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs, plus our Robotics Clubs and college field trips.
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Table of 8: $550
$50 for SAS staff and parent
Date & Time:
Thu, October 26, 2017
5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Syracuse Academy of Science Middle School
200 West High Terrace Syracuse, NY 13219
Who is Gerald Veasley?
Gerald Veasley’s musical odyssey has taken him to the top of the contemporary music world as a bassist, bandleader, composer, producer and educator. He has recorded and/or performed with many of the world’s top performers in many genres of music such as: Chuck Loeb, Maysa, Kim Waters, Nick Colionne, Special EFX, Pieces of a Dream, McCoy Tyner, Gerald Levert, Teddy Pendergrass, Nnenna Freelon, Philip Bailey, the Dixie Hummingbirds, John Blake, Phil Perry, Will Downing and Pat Martino. His performance as a bassist has been top shelf, as his memorable work with the late, great Grover Washington Jr., Joe Zawinul, and the Jaco Pastorius Big Band attests.