Sam Dillon Quartet Performs Jazz Standards
Sunday March 26, 2017
2:00 PM until 4:00 PM
Great Neck's own Sam Dillon with his Quartet will perform a concert of Jazz Standards.
Enjoy this musical performance in the newly renovated Main Library Community Room.
The Sam Dillon Quartet will perform classic jazz favorites.
Sam Dillon is a saxophonist, woodwind player, bandleader, composer and teacher. He played with legendary trombonist Al Grey at the age of 14. Sam’s noteworthy performances include The Joe Chambers “Moving Pictures” Jazz Orchestra @ Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola and The Artie Shaw Jazz Orchestra. Additionally, Sam appears as a sideman on 9 commercially sold recordings and has made several appearances for two HBO T.V. series. In 2013, Sam was selected as one of 13 semi-finalists in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition where he performed at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C. In 2015, Sam was selected as the saxophonist for The Juilliard Jazz Artist Diploma Program. Sam has over 10 years of teaching experience as both a private teacher and as an adjunct faculty member with several schools. Areas of study include saxophone, clarinet, flute, harmony and jazz improvisation. Sam has also instructed several music workshops for schools and summer programs as a special guest clinician.
There will be one 15-minute intermission.
Please call (516) 466-8055, ext. 208, or register online to reserve a space (no specific seat will be held). Great Neck School District residents have priority for seating.
Location: Main Library Community Room
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