News Release from Whittier College

February 6, 1997

Jazz multi-instrumentalist Bennie Maupin and keyboardist Patrice Rushen in concert.

WHEN: Sunday, March 9, 7 p.m.

WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College 13406 Philadelphia St. Whittier

COST: $16 general admission, $12 students and seniors

ADD: Renown jazz instrumentalist Bennie Maupin, known for his squealing bass clarinet, funky tenor sax and wildly expressive moods came to international attention as a player on Mile DavisÕ landmark ÒBitches BrewÓ album. Joining him for this concert will be Patrice Rushen, noted jazz keyboardist and tv and film score composer who has served as head composer/ musical director for the Emmy, NAACP Image and Peoples Choice award shows.

TICKET INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

Contact: Thea Makow (562) 907-4276 or David Palmer (562) 907-4835

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