Jazz Graveside Service
Honoring Bunny Berigan
In the Sunday
morning of May 20, 2012, the last day of the Bunny Berigan Jazz Jubilee, there
will be a graveside service for Bunny Berigan and his daughter Joyce. The time will be 11:00 AM in the St. Mary’s
Jazz musicians, Bob Schulz and others, plus the songstress, Ginny O’Brien and the Rev. Al Townsend will be present to make it a beautiful service. The Rev. Al Townsend, leader of the past Bunny Berigan Memorial Band, will deliver the message. Rev. Townsend is from LaCrosse and can be credited with saving the Bunny Berigan Jazz Jubilee from extinction some years ago.
leader of the new Bunny Berigan JUBILEE Band, will be there to lead a new group
of musicians honoring Bunny Berigan.
Bob resides in
The public is invited to this very special service and encouraged to arrive a few minutes early.