Herb Wong tribute concert at Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center on Jan. 25
Emails Patricia Boyle, Palo Alto Jazz Alliance board member: “This concert by members of the Woody Herman Orchestra is a special tribute to Herb Wong, an internationally known jazz educator and promoter, who died last spring at his home in Menlo Park. Many of the 16 orchestra members knew Herb personally.
“The Palo Alto Jazz Alliance is providing support for this concert and proceeds will support jazz education in the schools and for related endeavors. Tickets will be available at the Performing Arts Center at 6:30 pm Sunday before the concert.”
The concert begins at 7:00 pm. It will feature some of the band’s most popular tunes across several decades.