The Rochelle Center is excited to announce that Grammy-award winning jazz pianist Beegie Adair will be the entertainment for the 2016 Pop! Goes Rochelle event. Please mark your calendars for March 10, 2016 as we enjoy an intimate performance with Ms. Adair, her ensemble and other talented musicians at the Ingram Hall Auditorium at Blair School of Music. Along with Ms. Adairs impeccable sense of swing and her smooth yet intricate playing, the evening will include cocktails, desserts, hor d’oeuvres and an auction. This once-in-a-lifetime event is something that could only happen in Nashville! Make sure you are a part of this very special evening.
WHAT DO OTHERS SAY ABOUT BEEGIE (SAY B-G) ADAIR?
Jazz great Helen Merrill salutes her “inventive jazz sense, her wonderful sense of time and improvised melody.”
Christopher Louden of Jazz Times magazine says Adair is “an accomplished artist with a delicate touch.”
The Los Angeles Times calls her music “Elegant.”
Entertainment News writes, “Beegie Adair is one of the finest piano players in the world.”
Pop! Goes Rochelle benefits the Rochelle Center, a non-profit agency which, for the past 40 years has offered meaningful opportunities to individuals with disabilities and their families to assist in achieving their goals for quality lives and community inclusion. The Rochelle Center serves a wide variety of clients, from those who are largely independent and, with some assistance, are able to lead full and productive lives, to those who require 24-hour medical care and monitoring. The Rochelle Center assists clients and their families in attaining and maintaining the best possible care, work opportunities, and daily interaction for those family members in need.
An Evening of Jazz
with Beegie Adair & Friends
Presented by Ford Motor Company
When: March 10, 2016
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Concert begins at 7 PM
Where: Blair School of Music
Heavy hor d’oeuvres and drinks included in ticket price.