The San Luis Obispo County Jazz Federation will present the exciting Dave Becker All Star Sextet in a concert celebration of the 100th birthday of Art Blakey on Saturday October 12. The show at Unity Concert Hall (1130 Orcutt Road,SLO) will start at 7:30 pm with doors opening at 7 pm.
The front line consists of Dave on multiple reeds, Bob Bennett on trumpet and fluegelhorn and Kevin Hicks on trombone. This "all star" group is rounded out by Marshall Otwell on piano, Dylan Johnson on bass and Darrell Voss on drums.
Tickets are $25 for general admission, $15 for Jazz Fed members and $10 for students. Advanced tickets (highly recommended) can be purchased at my805Tix.com or at Boo Boo Records in SLO. For further information, see http://www.slojazz.org or call Mike at 805 543-1200.