7620 US Hwy 70 South
"LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON"
Saturday, February 9, 1:00pm
"JAZZ" inside Bellevue Center Mall
(2nd Level, Across from Gap)
Join us for an intimate afternoon of jazz, benefitting Saint Thomas Heart Institute which will feature Jeff Steinberg on piano. Jeff is the new conductor of the Nashville Symphony Pops Orchestra. He was musical arranger for the Glenn Miller Orchestra when Buddy DeFranco was leader. He also has arranged for the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra. Joining Jeff on vocals will be Benita Hill who received rave reviews from her recent New York and Houston, TX performances. Benita is also a gifted songwriter who as had three songs recorded by Garth Brooks. A former background singer for the Allman Brothers Band, has shared the stage with Boney James, Chuck Mangione, Kirk Whalum and Michael Franks. In addition to Benita, Teren Bose will add his heart-felt vocals to the program. Some of the highlights from Teren's career in jazz are live appearances with Diana Krall, Tony Bennett, Johnny Mathis, and Manhattan Transfer. Teren has also provided the runway music for a "Banana Republic" fashion show as well as sold out shows at "Gibson's Caffe Milano". All three artists have CDs for sale at "JAZZ@Bellevue Center". Jeff Steinberg "Friends & Heroes", (featuring special guest Buddy DeFranco), Benita Hill "Winter Fire and Snow", "Fan the Flame" and "Take 5" (sampler of unreleased tracks including "Valentine Gift to Myself"); Teren Bose "Thirteen" which includes the standard "My Funny Valentine". Fifty percent (50%) of the proceeds from the sale of each of the performing artists CDs will be donated to the Institute by each artist and JAZZ@Bellevue Center. Purchase all three of the artists CDs which can be personalized with a message to your favorite valentine and autographed, or make a $25.00 donation to "Saint Thomas Heart Institute" and you will receive a free 6-month subscription to JAZZIZ magazine (including monthly CD) plus an issue of the magazine. The total value of this package is $64.00. Donations of any amount will be welcome. This is the first time that these three great talents are performing together, so join us the weekend before Valentine's Day for some "Love in the Afternoon" and show that your heart is in the right place ....... JAZZ@Bellevue Center. For more information, please contact Ed Smith at 615-646-5151.