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Jimmy Woode Award 2007

THE "JIMMY WOODE" AWARD RULES & REGULATIONS

UNDER 30 by TUSCIA IN JAZZ FESTIVAL

CHAIRMAN OF THE JURY SHAWNN MONTEIRO ( singer and daughter of Jimmy Woode)

FESTIVAL DIRECTOR ITALO LEALI

MEMBERS OF THE JURY:

DR. LONNIE SMITH Hammond

HARRIET LEWIS Gospel

BENNY GOLSON Combo

JERRY BERGONZI Combo

GEORGE CABLES Piano

JIMMY COBB Batteria

BUSTER WILLIAMS Contrabasso

JESSE DAVIS Sax

JOHN KINNISON Trumpet

PETER BERNSTEIN Chitarra

GIORGIO ROSCIGLIONE Contrabasso

GEGE MUNARI Batteria

BOBBY DURHAM Batteria

MASSIMO FARAO’ Piano

During the 6th edition of TUSCIA IN JAZZ (EX Ronciglione Jazz Festival), the ACT Ronciglione Onlus Society, with the partnership of: Regione Lazio, Provincia di Viterbo, Comune di Soriano nel Cimino, Com. Montana dei Cimini, has organised the second edition of the Jimmy Woode Award, in memory of the great American double bass player.

The award is for bands under 30 and the subscription is free.

The Bands that wish to take part to this award will have to send by the 30/04/2007 a copy of their CD or an audio recording with their CV or resume, to the following address:

ACT Ronciglione

Leali Italo

Via Magenta 21

01037 Ronciglione VT

ITALY

Participants must also send the subscription form with the names of all the components of the band with their birth date and address. Band members over 30 are admitted (n° 1 per trio, n° 2 per quartets or more).

14 Semi-finalists will be selected out of all the participants who will perform from the 15/07/2007 to the 21/07/2007 at the Tuscia Jazz. Between these, 8 Finalists will be selected and they will perform on the 24/07/2007. The finalists will be informed via email by the 30/05/2007.

The winners will receive a plate and a prize of € 1.000,00.

Shawn Monteiro will also present a special prize to the best double bass player.

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Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Jimmy Woode
  • Press Release Date: 15/07/07
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