Tower of Power Boost to EHS Jazz Bands
- Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2009
EUREKA— The Eureka High Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble will perform live in concert with legendary trumpet player Mic Gillette on Friday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Eureka High School auditorium.
Gillette, best known for being one of the original Tower of Power horns, and horn section leader, as well as stints with Cold Blood, Sons of Champlin and Blood, Sweat and Tears, has appeared on hundreds of recordings and toured with the Rolling Stones, Elton John, The Doobie Brothers, and Santana, among others.
Tickets for the performance are $8 general admission and $5 students and seniors.
There will also be a spaghetti feed before the concert in the EHS cafeteria from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The cost is $5 per dinner.
Proceeds will benefit the Eureka High School music department. Eureka High School is located at 1915 J Street. For more information contact Chris Cox at 441-2521.