Saturday, December 8, 2012

Bayshore CAPA Jazz Series Continues Dec 16 in Naples Florida

Rare opportunity to hear some of Collier County's 
most creative jazz musicians, featuring national 
recording and performing artists! 

Jazz in the Park concerts are free and open to the public. 
On-site parking is $5.  Concerts are scheduled from 2-4 p.m.
on the third Sunday of each month, November 2012 through
April 2013, at Sugden Regional Park in Naples, Florida

Scheduled performances:

December 16, 2012 -- Jerry Stawski Quartet

Jerry Stawski helped found the jazz school of his
alma mater, Florida State University.  People who buy
QRS piano rolls are actually hearing Stawski's arrangements
of composers such as Harold Arlen and of songs that defined
Frank Sinatra.  He plays regularly at both the
Ritz-Carlton Resorts in Naples.

January 20, 2013 -- Bob Zottola EJB Quintet

Bob Zottola has performed with the Air Force's Airmen of Note,
Charlie Barnet, Maynard Ferguson and Woody Herman,
recorded and toured with keyboard legend Chick Corea,
and beginning in the early 1980s, played in Frank Sinatra's
New York band.  Before moving to Naples, he played for the
Broadway show, "Les Miserables" for 16 years.  

February 17, 2012
Vocalist Rebecca Richardson earned her Bachelor
of Vocal Jazz Performance from Cornish College
of the Arts and studied in New York with esteemed
jazz musician David Budway and at the
Juilliard School. Her husband Dan Heck, a
gifted guitarist and composer, is a graduate
of the Berklee School of Music and has spent the
last 20 years as a jazz musician in Boston,
Seattle and NYC.

Trumpeter Dan Miller has toured and recorded with
Harry Connick Jr, Wynton Marsalis, Maynard Ferguson,
Woody Herman and is currently a member of the
Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra. Lew Del Gatto,
tenor saxophone, was a member of the Saturday
Night Live Band from 1975-2005 and has more than
30 years experience with jingles, films, jazz and
television performances. He is the musical director for
the Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra.

March 17, 2013-- Stu Shelton Quartet

Jazz pianist and composer Stu Shelton has been
performing to sold-out audiences with many of
Southwest Florida’s top musicians for more
than 20 years. As personal as he is talented,
you can hear him in many of the finest clubs
and venues in the area.

April 21, 2013
Palmetto Ridge HS Jazz Bands -

Performances from three of Collier County’s
best High School Jazz Bands.
Steven DeLadurantey, Director
of Bands, Gulf Coast High School
Benny Bolden, Jr., Director of Bands,
Barron Collier High School
Skip Pardee, Director of Bands,
Palmetto Ridge High School

Sugden Regional Park
 4284 Avalon Drive,
Naples, FL 34112 (239)793-4414

For information, visit,
or call (239) 775-2800.

Bayshore CAPA Mission...
To provide a state-of-the-art cultural and performing arts center that
showcases local visual and performing artists, thereby offering
affordable and accessible educational, cultural, and performance
opportunities for the community

Your Support...
of the CAPA Mission will hasten the day when we can open the
doors for you to enter.

More great performances presented by Bayshore CAPA


Dec. 5, 2012 - Seacrest Country Day School Chorale
Jan. 2, 2013 - Anton's Ensemble Soiree
Feb. 6, 2013 - Flute Cocktail & Friends
Mar. 6, 2013 - Opera Naples Student Apprentice Young Artists 
& Professional Resident Artists
Apr. 3, 2013 - Naples Ballet & Tir Na Nog Academy 
of Irish Dance

May 1, 2013 - The Philharmonic Youth Chorale
& Naples Music Club Scholarship Winners.  
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