Press Releases

Jazz, Zen and the Art of Piano Tuning

Jazz pianist, composer and recording artist Jerry Vezza will give his version of "Jazz, Zen and the Art of Piano Tuning" at the Madison Historical Society's annual dinner on Thursday, May 19 at the Madison Hotel starting at 6:00 p.m.

His latest release, "You Are There", "has a feeling of spontaneity and togetherness that is sorely lacking on many current recording" according to the Jersey Jazz Society, "the result is a hip jazz album that is both exhilarating and comfortable".

A performer throughout the metropolitan area with many different jazz artists, he performs with Grover Kemble in a quartet known as "Jazz Jump", with others such as Nancy Nelson, Susan Piper and with a trio consisting of Tom DiCarlo and Glenn Davis. He has recorded a live concert at Shanghai Jazz in Madison, and has also performed at Gulliver's Trumpets, Cecil's, the Community Theater, and Jazz festivals at Drew and Fairleigh Dickinson Universities.

Sign Up for E-News

Also on the program is the annual Lloyd Smith Award, given yearly to an outstanding Madison Hi gh School history student. The winner will be announced at the dinner.

For further information or transportation telephone ((973) 377-0722, ext. 8, or (973) 822-2377, or send a check for $55 per person to the Madison Historical Society, PO Box 148, Madison, NJ 07940.  

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Madison

DAWN of a New Day: New Treatment Insights Shared at Atlantic Health's 18th Annual Stroke Symposium

May 21, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Time is of the essence when it comes to identifying and treating symptoms of stroke. It’s widely accepted that the sooner treatment is provided, the better the outcome will be. However, new research suggests that all hope isn’t lost for certain types of stroke victims whose symptoms aren't treated until later in time after last being seen as ...

SURVIVING A STROKE: Quick Medical Response Gives Mom Her Life Back

Carotid artery dissection. It’s one of the most common causes of stroke in younger adults.

And while you might not associate the word “stroke” with younger patients, the condition – if not treated immediately – could lead to paralysis and even death.

Lindsey Singh can attest to the importance of immediacy. The 31-year-old mother of two from Flanders experienced ...

A 'Gold Card' for Morris County Parents, Guardians of Killed Military

May 18, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi today announced the launch of the "Gold Star Parent ID Card Program" that allows Morris County parents, legal guardians or other legal custodians of members of the military who died while on active duty to access certain benefits, such as discounts extended to military families.

"Gold Star Parents can now ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 15

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn some important tips for controlling and avoiding diabetes from an Atlantic Health System expert, see how Atlantic Health is advancing cutting-edge research, hear what’s being done to keep health care environmentally friendly and much more!