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SAXOPHONIST GLENN WILSON PERFORMS TONIGHT

Jazz saxophonist Glenn Wilson, will perform with the John Toomey Trio at 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24 as part of the F. Ludwig Diehn Concert Series on the campus of Old Dominion University. The Performance will be in Chandler Recital Hall of the Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center. Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door.

Wilson, A graduate of the Dana School of Music, Youngstown State University, has toured and recorded with Buddy Rich, Lionel Hampton, Machito Tito Puente, the Bill Kirchner Nonet, Mel Lewis, Toshiko Akiyoshi and the Bob Belden Ensemble. He has recorded six solo albums and appeared on 21 others. Wilson's CDs are featured in the Grammaphone Guide to Good Jazz and the Penguin Guide to Jazz. He continues to record for the Sunnyside Records and tours regularly.

The F. Ludwig Diehn Concert Series is supported by a grant from the Diehn Fund of the Norfolk Foundation. Tickets for the performance are $15 for general admission; $10 for Old Dominion faculty and staff, senior citizens and non-ODU students; and $7 ODU students with valid ID. Tickets may be purchased at the Arts and Letters Box Office in the atrium of the Diehn Center, located on the corner of 49th Street and Elkhorn Avenue, or by calling 683-5305.

This article was posted on: October 18, 2005

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