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Sarasota News Leader February 22, 2013 Page 128 JAZZ AT TWO CONCERT TO PRESENT AL HIXON ON MARCH 1 The Jazz Club of Sarasota���s Jazz at Two 20122013 concert series will continue in March with Al Hixon (March 1); Heffner and Hefner (March 15); and Metro Connection (March 22), the club has announced. ���who has been a crowd-pleaser on Sarasota ���s jazz scene for more than 22 years,��� the release points out. The series continues on Friday, March 15, from 2 to 4 p.m., with Heffner and Hefner, On Friday, March 1, from 2 to 4 p.m., jazz drummer Hixon will be joined by vocalist featuring Katt Heffner and her brother, Stan June Garber ���and a roster of other talented lo- Hefner. cal musicians dubbed the Underheard Herd,��� Known for her ���compelling voice that ranks in a news release says. the top echelons of respected female jazz sing���They���re not my usual band,��� notes Hixon in ers,��� Katt Heffner has worked in off-Broadway the release, ���but they���re all great, undiscov- musicals, television and movies, the release ered players who I guarantee the audience points out. ���She has shared the stage with the will love!��� likes of Patti LaBelle, The Temptations, LuHixon, who has been playing drums and per- ther Vandross and the renowned bassist John forming since age 7, is a retired urban planner Lamb,��� it adds. Al Hixon/Contributed photo

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