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Celebration of Drummer Pete LaRoca Sims's Life and Music at Saint Peter's Church

Where

Saint Peter's Church
619 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY
212-935-2200

When

Fri, December 28, 2012
7 p.m.

Add to Calendar 2012-12-28 7 p.m. 2012-12-28 Celebration of Drummer Pete LaRoca Sims's Life and Music at Saint Peter's Church Celebration of drummer Pete LaRoca Sims' life and music, w/ Toshiko Akiyoshi, Carl Allen, Joanne Brackeen, Dwayne Burno, George Braith, George Cables, Ron Carter, Charles Davis, Jack DeJohnette, Billy Drummond, Henry Grimes, Slide Hampton, Billy Hart, Louis Hayes, Steve Kuhn, Dave Liebman, Jimmy Owens, Claudio Roditi, Lew Tabackin, David Weiss, Michael Weiss, et al., at Saint Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Ave. at 54th St., Manhattan (NYC), 212-935-2200, http://www.saintpeters.org, jtarbet@saintpeters.org, suggested donation $25.
Pete LaRoca Sims left this life in November and is greatly missed.
Subways: E or M train to Lexington Ave. & 53rd St., or 6 train to 51st St. and Lexington, or 4, 5, 6, N, Q, R trains to 59th St. & Lexington. Buses: M57 and M31 to Lexington Ave. and 57th St., or M50 bus to Lexington Ave. & 50th St. or 49th St., or M101 and 103 buses south on Lexington Ave. or north on Third Ave. to 54th St. Google area map: http://tinyurl.com/cpzoffg.
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Tickets

$25 suggested

Musicians

Henry Grimes Henry Grimes
bass, acoustic
Slide Hampton Slide Hampton
trombone
Charles Davis Charles Davis
saxophone
Carl Allen Carl Allen
drums

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Celebration of drummer Pete LaRoca Sims' life and music, w/ Toshiko Akiyoshi, Carl Allen, Joanne Brackeen, Dwayne Burno, George Braith, George Cables, Ron Carter, Charles Davis, Jack DeJohnette, Billy Drummond, Henry Grimes, Slide Hampton, Billy Hart, Louis Hayes, Steve Kuhn, Dave Liebman, Jimmy Owens, Claudio Roditi, Lew Tabackin, David Weiss, Michael Weiss, et al., at Saint Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Ave. at 54th St., Manhattan (NYC), 212-935-2200, http://www.saintpeters.org, jtarbet@saintpeters.org, suggested donation $25.
Pete LaRoca Sims left this life in November and is greatly missed. ...
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