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Comedian Mark G. followed by Javon Jackson Band with Special Guest Les McCann, Hosted by Radio Personality Lee Perkins
Javon Jackson Band with Special Guest Les McCann
Sep 20, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Tommy T's Rancho Cordova
Rancho Cordova, CA
Ticket sales ended Sep 20, 2013 7:30 PM. Additional tickets may be available at the box office.
An Evening of Jazz and Comedy. Comedian Mark G will open the show with his comedy and Javon Jackson Band and the legendary Les McCann will bring the Jazz. Radio Personality Lee Perkins will host the show.

Tickets will be $5 more at the door so purchase in advance!
Followed by Javon Jackson Band with Special Guest Les McCann
Javon Jackson came into international prominence as a member of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. As a member of Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, Javon toured and made many recordings with the legendary drummer. In addition to Blakey, Jackson has toured and recorded with Elvin Jones, Freddie Hubbard, Betty Carter, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Donald Byrd, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Richard Davis, Bobby Hutcherson, Curtis Fuller and Stanley Turrentine.

As a recording artist, Jackson has appeared on over 125 recordings. Additionally, he has developed a formidable career as a leader, recording and touring throughout the world. Javon’s current musical group, The Javon Jackson Band, incorporates many styles including jazz, funk, r & b and rock. For more information visit www.JavonJackson.com

As an addition to the current tour schedule, the Javon Jackson Band will be joined by special guest Les McCann, the iconic soul jazz pianist, vocalist and composer. Known as one of the godfathers of soul jazz, Les is recognized as a founding force for the genre known as funky jazz established in the mid 1960’s. This collaboration of the young along side the legend is not to be missed. In the words of the jazz bassist Marcus Miller, “This is the way to get your ‘old school’ funk groove on!
Ticket Prices
General Admission
$35.00
Reserved
$45.00