JAZZ AT THE 90 featuring the  Jay Lawrence Quartet with David Halliday!

JAZZ AT THE 90 featuring the Jay Lawrence Quartet with David Halliday!


December 17th, 2015

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Come on down and check out our newest event…Jazz at the 90!

Tonight’s band is the Jay Lawrence Quartet with David Halliday!  This is sure to be a special night of Live Jazz to remember…

Dinner Specials!

Grilled Salmon dinner for $13.95

8oz New York Steak $14.95

Both entrees come with soup or salad, and baked potato, rice OR fries.
And if that doesn’t meet your liking they have a full menu to choose from too. The french dip is made from their Prime Rib!

What’s for DESSERT?  We are gonna let George Lowe surprise us tonight!

Come out for a great night of Live Music, delicious food, and all of your favorite beverages!

$5 Cover ~ Must be 21+

Jay Lawrence is one of the most celebrated musician he has enjoyed a diverse career as a performing and recording artist. Lawrence is a distinguished drummer, ethnic and orchestral percussionist, composer and arranger, educator, clinician, adjudicator, band leader, contractor and author. Versatile and creative, Lawrence’s vast professional experience began when he joined The Musicians Union (A. F. of M.) at the age of fifteen, and was immediately in demand working as a drummer and percussionist for myriad celebrity shows in Reno, Lake Tahoe and Las Vegas. Jay is an endorser for Vic Firth sticks and brushes, Bosphorus cymbals, Cannonball Musical Instruments, Remo drumheads, Musser vibraphones, Roland electronics, and LP percussion. He has been an Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Utah since 1988.

Lawrence has performed in concert with many celebrities, including, The 5th Dimension, Paul Anka, Vikki Carr, Cher, Roy Clark, The Coasters, Vic Damone, Sammy Davis Jr., The Drifters, Arthur Duncan, Barbara Eden, Michael Feinstein, Andy Gibb, Englebert Humperdink, Jack Jones, Tom Jones, Ben E. King, Gladys Knight, Rich Little, Loretta Lynn, Ann Margret, Maureen McGovern, Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minelli, The Moody Blues, Anthony Newley, Donny Osmond, Lou Rawls, Della Reese, Debbie Reynolds, , Charlie Rich, Linda Ronstadt, The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Neil Sedaka, Frank Jr. and Nancy Sinatra, Red Skelton, The Smothers Brothers, Bobby Vinton, Dionne Warwick, Raquel Welch, and Mary Wilson. He has also played for many productions and musicals including, the Sponsors Party and African Nations Athletes Party at the 2002 Winter Olympics, Showboat, Singin’ in the Rain, City of Angels, West Side Story, Annie Get Your Gun, Fiddler on the Roof, Hello Dolly, Oklahoma, Bye-Bye Birdie, The Full Monty, Joseph & the Technicolor Dreamcoat, Music Man, The Sound of Music and Moulin Rouge.

Lawrence has also performed with many jazz artists, including Shelly Berg, Jimmy Bruno, Randy Brecker, Brian Bromberg, Kenny Burrell, Cyrus Chestnut, Pete Christlieb, Dee Daniels, Eddie Daniels, Brandon Fields, Chuck Findley, Carl Fontana, Al Grey, Bennie Green, Don Grolnick, Wycliffe Gordon, Roy Hargrove, Milt Jackson, Hank Jones, Carol Kaye, Darmon Meader, Don Menza, James Moody, Nicholas Payton, Art Pepper, John Pizzarelli, Jeff Richman, Arturo Sandoval, Tom Scott, Bobby Shew, Diane Schuur, Byron Stripling, Clark Terry, Stanley Turrentine, Rodney Whitaker, and Phil Woods. Jay has toured throughout the U.S.A., Canada, Europe, the South Pacific and the Caribbean with luminaries such as Chris LeDoux, James Moody, Liberace, Enoch Train, and The Osmonds. Lawrence has recorded many award-winning albums including those with Bob Mintzer, Andy Martin, Joey DeFrancesco, Mike Stern, Zoro, Chuck Findley and others. The Jay Lawrence trios’ Thermal Strut on OA2 Records, featured Tamir Hendelman and Lynn Seaton and received critical acclaim in Percussive Notes, Jazz Times and other magazines.

Jazz at the 90's photo.

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