Jimmy Heath


Sunday, October 12, 2014
5:15 pm - 9:00 pm


Jimmy Heath has long been recognized as a brilliant instrumentalist composer. Jimmy is the middle brother of the legendary Heath Brothers (Percy Heath, bass and Tootie Heath, drums). Jimmy has performed with nearly all the jazz greats of the last 50 years, from Howard McGhee, Dizzy Gillespie, and Miles Davis to Wynton Marsalis, from the 1st International Jazz Festival in 1948 to Jazz cruises in the present decade. Jimmy has performed on more than 100 albums and has written over 125 compositions, many of which have become jazz standards. Jimmy has also taught at Queens College, Housatonic College, CCNY, and The New School.

Nobody summed it up better than Dizzy Gillespie: “All I can say is, if you know Jimmy Heath, you know Bop.”

PJS is thrilled to welcome Jimmy Heath back to our stage!

Event Location and Ticket Information

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PJS Jazz Society at First Presbyterian Church
199 North Columbus Ave
Mount Vernon, NY 10553
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Sunday, October 12, 2014
Times: 5:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Ticket pricing:

- $22.00 General Admission

Presenter: PJS Jazz Society, Inc.
Presenter Phone: 914-667-0823
Presenter Website: www.pjsjazz.org

Sponsor Message

PJS Jazz Society presents the best in jazz every Second Sunday at First Presbyterian Church, September through April. Young Musicians opening set from 5:30-6:00 pm. Two Headliner sets from 6:30-9:00 pm. Concerts are held in a cabaret setting. Additional parking available at the Holmes School (next to the First Presbyterian Church on Columbus Avenue). This performance is made possible, in part, by ArtsWestchester with funds from Westchester County Government and its Board of Legislators.
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