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Jimmy Nistico And Jazz Express at The Nash

Where

The Nash
110 E Roosevelt St
Phoenix, AZ
Map
(602) 795-0464

When

Sat, January 13, 2018
7:30 pm

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7:30pm – 10:30pm; Tickets: $20 adults/$10 students; www.thenash.org or 602-795-0464; Jimmy Nistico's Jazz Express with Devon Bridgewater trumpet/violin, Dave Henning-piano, Selywn Reams-bass, Glenn Davis-drums. Playing straight ahead, mainstream Jazz.With tributes to Dexter Gordon, Cannonball Adderly, Wayne Shorter, Hank Mobley and Horace Silver. Jimmy Nistico was born in Syracuse, NY, and raised in a musical home with older brother Sal Nistico paving the way on saxophone. Jim got started on clarinet at age 10, switching to tenor sax (Sal's hand me down) at age 15. He played his first professional gig at 16 and continued playing in local clubs until age 21, when he landed a "pit band "gig at 3 Rivers Inn in upstate NY, backing Patti Page, Jerry Vale, Al Martino , and several other music legends of the day...

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Lorene Ely uploaded this event on December 30, 2017