Larry Patch Paciorek, vocalist, saxophonist and flutist, launches the first performance of his new concert series, "The Things We Did Last Summer." Larry will recall interesting interludes and melodic memories with Great American Songbook selections, jazz standards, R&B and more. He will adapt his diverse vocal stylings to favorites made popular by Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and other famous singers. His quintet features Dan Maier (piano), Paul Ferguson (trombone), Jim Rupp (drums) and Tim Lekan (bass). Larry has been with The Cleveland TOPS Swingband for 14 years as featured vocalist and saxophonist and is currently executive director/CFO of the group.
Funding is provided by the Local 4 Music Fund, Leonard DiCosimo, president, the Music Performance Trust Fund, and Cuyahoga Arts and Culture.