Zoot Fest 2013

Sunday, November 10, 2013 – 12:00 Noon to 6 PM.

Keystone Room, ESU
Join us for a relaxed afternoon of music, mirth and memories as we celebrate jazz history and 
honor the musical legacies of saxophone legends Al Cohn and Zoot Sims.


ZootFest Tickets

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Schedule (all times approximate)

Noon – Opening Remarks
            East Stroudsburg University President Marcia Welsh
musical kick-off
Bucky Pizzarelli, Ed Laub, Walt Bibbinger
12:30 – Panel Discussion
         Culled from the Herd – Woody Herman’s Sphere of Influence
         With Zoot Fest guest artists
         Moderated by Bill Goodwin
1:30 – Buffet Lunch and Beverages
2:00 – Another Four Others
Lew Tabackin, Joe Lovano, Adam Niewood – tenors,
Jay Rattman – Bari, Skip Wilkins – piano, Evan Gregor – bass,
Tom Whaley – drums
Four Brothers” charts by Al Cohn
*special guest appearance by the COTA Cats Junior Zoots
2:30 – Jazz Jam a la Zoot
         hosted by Bill Goodwin
3:45 – Joe Locke and his group
5:00 – Library Alive
         COTA Festival Orchestra under the direction of Phil Woods
Playing music written by Al Cohn for: Woody Herman, the Terry Gibbs Dream Band, Gerry Mulligan and more…
After the last chorus
head to the Deer Head Inn for Mike Stephans’ “Experiencing Jazz” book release party with Joe Lovano, Judy Silvano, Tony Marino
Walt Bibinger
Joe Cohn
Bill Crow
Jim Daniels
Jerry Dodgion
Bob Dorough
Marion Evans
Bill Goodwin
Tony Marino
Ed Laub
Dave Liebman
Joe Lovano
Bucky Pizzarelli
Lew Tabackin
Phil Woods
COTA Festival Orchestra
And more to be announced…