There will be a book-release party for David Baker: A Legacy In Music on Sunday, November 6 at KRC Catering in Bloomington (216 S. College Ave.). The party will feature musical performances by Indianapolis jazz legend Melvin Rhyne, saxophonist Jamey Aebersold, the IU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Brent Wallarab, the Tanager String Quartet, and others who will recreate the musical arc of the book.
Both David Baker and Monika Herzig as well as several other contributors to the book will be on hand to sign copies of David Baker: A Legacy In Music, which will be available at a discounted price. Tickets can be purchased at Sunrise Box Office, 114 E. Kirkwood Ave., for $10 to the general public and $5 to students, seniors, and Jazz from Bloomington members. Dinner is $15. Ticket proceeds will benefit the Jazz in the Schools program.