SOLD OUT-Jazz: Benny Hill Quartet
Extend your Labor Day vibe with Season Nine of the Jazz @ The CAM series! The concert series begins on a strong note with prolific area favorite and crowd-pleaser, saxophonist Benny Hill (www.bennyhilljazz.com). The Benny Hill Quartet will perform an eclectic set of tunes, including original compositions, music from the Great American Songbook and modern Jazz standards. Performing with Brad Merritt on piano, Doug Irving on bass and Jon Hill on drums, the musicianship and musical chemistry is evident.
Benny Hill has been performing for over 25 years in a wide range of settings, venues, and as part of diverse musical groupings including cruise ships, with orchestras, and as a featured and solo artist across the US and abroad, he currently is a full-time professor at Cape Fear Community College.
Purchase seats on CAM’s website, by phone, and at CAM’s Visitor Services desk. CAM/CFJS Members: $12.00 for, Non-members: $20.00, Students with valid college ID $10.00 (tax and fees not included). The eight-concert series is presented by Cameron Art Museum and the Cape Fear Jazz Society. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.
FAMILIES: Kids @ CAM at Miracle Field
We are bringing Kids @ CAM to the Miracle Field at Olsen Park (5510 Olsen Park Lane, 28403) on the special date of Saturday September 8! The Miracle League of Wilmington gives hundreds of children and adults with disabilities a chance to play baseball with their fully accessible field and playground. This will be a day for families with children of all ages and abilities to play and create together. Wonderful community organizations and entertainers will be joining us:
• Kids at CAM – Cameron Art Museum: Collaging and Drawing
• Broccoli Brothers Circus – Interactive Music & Performance
• The Ability Garden – NHC Arboretum: Planting Activity
• The Children's Museum of Wilmington: Slime Activity
• ACCESS of ILM – Miracle League: Putt Putt & Corn Hole
* Clean Juice
* Sams Hot Dog Stand of Oleander
Don't miss this afternoon of creativity, inspiration, art and FUN! All Ages and Abilities Welcome. No pre-registration necessary. Parental supervision required at all times. Kids @ CAM is fun for the whole family! Suggested donation: $5 per child
CANCELED: CAM Café After Hours Jam - Cafe Nouveau
CAM CAFÉ AFTER HOURS JAM with Cafe Nouveau
Cafe Nouveau (www.chrisluthermusic.com)--Alex Chamyan, violin, Chris Luther, guitar, and Sean Martin, guitar--bring their “Gypsy Jazz” sound, inspired by the music of Django Reinhardt, and Stephane Grappelli, to the Café’s After Hours Jam. Stop in for a relaxing, informal evening of good music, dinner and/or drinks. Full menu and half priced bottles of wine available. Table reservations for diners only 910.777.2363, bistros and standing room available for all others. The CAM Café After Hours Jam puts musicians and audience close together for an informal evening of great music, good food, refreshments, and relaxed fun. No Cover Charge.