FULTON, Ill. — The Volunteer Millers at de Immigrant Windmill in Fulton will present the Edgar Crockett Jazz Trio as part of its monthly program at 6 p.m. Sept. 17.
The event will be at the Windmill Cultural Center, 111 10th Ave. in downtown Fulton, across from the authentic Dutch windmill. The monthly programming is supported from local D.S. Flikkema Foundation funds.
The Edgar Crockett Jazz Trio will perform a variety of styles ranging from bebop and jazz standards to Latin jazz and funk. With such a wide range of selections, everyone will find something to enjoy. The members of this trio have performed professionally with many jazz legends throughout their careers.
Edgar Crockett (trumpet and flugelhorn) holds a Ph.D. in composition from the University of Iowa. Currently, he is a professor of music at Black Hawk College in Moline, Illinois. As a commercial trumpeter he has performed with Ray Charles, Roberta Flack, The Temptations, The Four Tops and many others jazz greats.
Ron Tegeler (guitar) and Ron Wilson (bass) are two of the most coveted regional jazz musicians. Both play in many jazz and commercial bands in the bi-state area.
The program is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served following the performance. The facility is accessible to people with disabilities. For more information, visit the Windmill Cultural Center and de Immigrant Facebook page or the Fulton Tourism Facebook page. Additional details can be found at www.cityoffulton.us or call (815) 589-3925.