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Spotlight Jazz with Jim Snyder

Spotlight Jazz with Jim Snyder

Wednesday May 8
6:00 (music 6:30-7:45)
8:00 (music 8:15-9:30)

 Jim Snyder
 on clarinet & tenor sax
 with the Nick DeCarlis Trio

Clarinetist Jim Snyder’s music career spans over 43 years: from long residencies at theme parks, cruise ships, and two World’s Fairs to years of touring “on the road” to appearances at over 100 jazz festivals in the US, Europe, andJapan. He was the clarinet player and right hand man for Al Hirt; clarinetist with the Dukes of Dixieland; and honed his skills in the jazz communities ofNew Orleans and Washington, DC. As a featured Yamaha Artist and Clinician,Jim is often consulted on instrument design. He has been the clarinet advice columnist for Halftime Magazine since 2007. Jim’s current music project is Raisin Cake Orchestra, a Jacksonville-based quartet fusing New Orleans jazz withfunk, gospel, and r&b styles.

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