The following is a press release issued by Joseph Wytko.
October 19, 2017 - Featuring a fabulous array of world-class musical artists performing classical, jazz, a cappella vocal, tasteful popular, classical guitar, and other delightful styles of music, the inaugural series of the COLDWELL BANKER GLOBAL LUXURY CONCERT SERIES 2017-18 will be held in the beautiful Latilla Ballroom of the spectacular Boulders Resort & Spa. The debut concert is scheduled for Sunday, November 19, 2017, beginning at 3 PM. The kick-off concert will feature pianist extraordinaire Nicole Pesce, with the impeccably tasteful “Nicole Pesce Jazz Trio” including drummer Dom Moio and bassist Bob Lashier. Tickets, $25 per concert, may be purchased via credit card at the official concert series website www.ColdwellBankerConcerts.eventbrite.com where additional information is posted, or by cash payment at the Latilla Ballroom “Will Call” desk.
Highlights of this highly diverse concert series include Brazilian classical guitarist Eduardo Minozzi Costa, who will share a performance with the 20 member vocal ensemble A Cappella Syndicate on January 14; acclaimed songstress Alice Tatum and her jazz quartet (February 25); and singer-songwriter-guitarist Omar Mondragon de Leon, who will sing original as well as memorable songs in English, Spanish, and Italian on March 25.
Saxophonist Joseph Wytko, who has performed as soloist in Carnegie Recital Hall, will present a concert on December 17. This concert will be an eclectic blend of music by Schubert, Ravel, Gershwin, Sondheim, Piazzolla, Dave Brubeck-Paul Desmond, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and others. The season’s Grand Finale Concert, scheduled for April 22, 2018, will feature powerful vocalist Renee Grant Patrick, daughter of renowned Ink Spots singer George Grant. Joined by classical/jazz/Latin violinist Suzanne Lansford and keyboardist Nicole Pesce, Renee will be showcased with the incredibly gifted trio We3.
Patron Sponsors for 2017-18 include Porsche North Scottsdale, Images Arizona Magazine, ASU Emeritus College, English Rose Tea Room, LPL Financial-Ryan Toronto, LMC Home Entertainment Ltd., Carefree Floors, Carefree Coverings Window Fashions Inc., Dove Valley Animal Hospital, Let There Be Light, Ultimate Heating & Cooling LLC, Vesuvius Press Inc., Carefree Traveler-Crystal Cruise, CornerStone Services, and several Boulders Community Homeowners. The entire six-concert schedule is provided below. Additional information may be secured from Series Executive Producer Joseph Wytko at JosephMusic@cox.net or 480-204-7292.
*All concerts begin at 3 PM, Latilla Ballroom (Boulders Resort & Spa)
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2017 – 3PM
NICOLE PESCE & NICOLE PESCE TRIO
BOB LASHIER, BASS/DOM MOIO, DRUMS
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2017 – 3PM
JOSEPH WYTKO, SAXOPHONIST
SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 – 3 PM
EDUARDO MINOZZI COSTA, CLASSICAL GUITAR & A CAPPELLA SYNDICATE
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2018 – 3PM
ALICE TATUM, VOCALIST
WITH TODD CHUBA, DRUMS/BOB LASHIER, BASS/NICOLE PESCE, KEBOARD
SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 2018 – 3PM
OMAR MONDRAGON DE LEON, SINGER-GUITARIST-SONGWRITER & SAXOPHONIST JOSEPH WYTKO
SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2018 – 3 PM
We3 – FEATURING VOCALIST RENEE GRANT PATRICK, VIOLINIST SUZANNE LANSFORD & PIANIST-COMPOSER-KEYBOARDIST NICOLE PESCE