Honoring Jimmy Wormworth
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
The 75 Club, 75 Murray Street, NYC
Please join the family of Josh Benko and The Jazz Foundation as we come together to celebrate Josh’s legacy and to honor one of Josh’s dearest friends & collaborators, jazz drummer Jimmy Wormworth.
We are proud to present Jimmy with a Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his extraordinary career, during which he has worked with such jazz and blues legends as Lou Donaldson, Phineas Newborn, Jr., Mal Waldron, Johnny Copeland, Al Haig and Lambert, Hendricks & Ross.
The program will feature a special appearance by Jimmy and his band including George Braith, Tardo Hammer and Lee Hudson, followed by a jam session including some of Josh’s dear friends and musical collaborators.
For those musicians wishing to participate in the jam suggested ticket price is $10
7:30 PM Doors & Cash Bar
8:00 PM Performance