- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
- Illinois GOP Congressional delegation: Obama’s immigration plan undermines rule of law
- Suspect, 17, charged in Halloween hit-and-run in Roscoe
- Saint Anthony College of Nursing president to retire
- Man found guilty in deadly August 2013 crash at Mulford and Garrett Lane
- ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at Coronado March 1; tickets on sale Nov. 21
SOGN Productions releases new jazz CD honoring My Buddy
From press release
Carl Cole and Sounds of Good News (SOGN) Productions are releasing a new CD project titled My Buddy, a musical tribute to the late “Maestro” Bill Doll (RAMI Lifetime Achievement Award recipient).
The CD is being released in loving memory of his clarinet, tenor sax and vocal artistry.
For nearly two decades, Carl Cole played piano in Doll’s “Jazztet” Band at numerous private and public events.
The album will first be available at the SOGN “Some Like It COLE” Spring Concert at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, at Central Christian Church, 6595 E. Guilford Road. Later, it will be available for purchase at SwedishAmerican’s Jenny’s Gift Shop (East State and Charles Street locations).
Proceeds will benefit the “Young Eagles Success” (YES) Club character excellence program for kids. For more information, call Dianna Cole at (815) 519-7071, e-mail MsCSOGN@aol.com, or visit www.soundsofgoodnews.com.
From the March 16-22, 2011, issue