Friday, March 30
Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch | Tickets: $40, VIP Tickets: $75
Vail Jazz and the Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch are proud to present an evening celebrating the twentieth anniversary of Vail Jazz Goes to School with a special performance by the Tony Gulizia Sextet. The performance will be a swingin’, swanky retrospective of a century of jazz classics—the audience will take to their feet to dance to a selection of rip-roaring tunes, featuring the hits of Benny Goodman, Louis Prima and more.
The Tony Gulizia Sextet serve as the faculty of Vail Jazz Goes to School, comprising Colorado jazz legend Tony Gulizia (keyboards) and his sensational squadron of instrumentalists: (Joey Gulizia (drums), Mike Gurciullo (trumpet), Andy Hall (bass), Michael Pujado (percussion), and Roger Neumann (saxophone).
VIP Experience tickets ($75) include a pre-show champagne toast at 5:00pm, and premiere seating at tables of 8 towards the front of the venue, with table service throughout the performance. Before the show, dine at the Ritz-Carlton with a Taste of WYLD Buffet in Mays/Mertz Ballroom priced at $45 per person from 6 – 7:30 p.m. WYLD; call 970.343.1168 by March 29th for reservations. Free parking and complimentary shuttle service provided for all attendees to/from the Bear Lot at the base of Beaver Creek.