Jenkins’ Orphanage Band’s influence on American Jazz
Friday, October 17, at 7:00 p.m.
William “Cat” Anderson, Jabbo Smith and Freddie Green are but a few of the alumni from the Jenkins Orphanage band who made it to the big time at the turn of the 20th century. Lonnie Hamilton and Tuffus Zimbabwe (Rev. Jenkins’ great-grandson and a member of the Saturday Night Live Band) will join other musicians in a program that addresses the significant imprint the Jenkins Orphanage band made on American jazz. For tickets, please call 843-723-9912 or visit www.brownpapertickets.com/event/809068