Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Gibson/Baldwin GRAMMY® Jazz Ensembles Graduates Perform at
Starry Night

Presented by the Gibson Foundation, the GRAMMY Foundation®’s annual signature gala Starry Night, this year honored legendary GRAMMY®-winning producer/arranger/composer and author Sir George Martin on July 12th at the University of Southern California. One of the many highlights of this festive evening featured a performance by former members of the Gibson/Baldwin GRAMMY® Jazz Ensembles Jovan Alexandre, Billy Buss, Kathryn Campbell, Bryan Carter, Greg Chaplin, Cody Fry, Rami Hachache, Eric Lamm and Yuma Sung — all former members of the GRAMMY Jazz Ensembles — opened the concert with a tribute medley of Sir George Martin-produced songs including, “Claire de Lune,” the title track from Goldfinger, “Hey Jude,” “With A Little Help From My Friends,” “Lady Madonna” and “Penny Lane.”