Gordon James Celebrates Jazz!
Somerville, NJ. November 6, 2012. – Join jazz trumpeter and vocalist Gordon James, for a celebration of jazz in his program, The History of Jazz through Song on Saturday, November 17 at 2 PM. The program will be held at the Somerville Public Library.
Mr. James, an accomplished performer, will share his passion for jazz as an American art form. In this presentation, James will lecture about the different ages of jazz and perform the various styles while including selections from many well-known artists. Come listen and learn about ragtime, hot jazz, cool jazz, bebop, swing, and more!
Patrons with further questions can call Somerville Public Library at (908)725-1336 or enter the website at http://www.sclsnj.org. The Somerset County Library System has branches in Bridgewater, Bound Brook, Hillsborough, Mamville, at the Mary Jacobs Library in Rocky Hill, North Plainfield, Peapack & Gladstone, Somerville, Warren Township and Watchung.