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Top picks: Food truck fun and more with Do Savannah on 'The Bridge'

31 May 2017

Do editor Heather Henley joins Kim Gusby and Renee LaSalle on WSAV's "The Bridge" to preview the best the weekend has to offer. 

 

Memorial jazz concert honors Savannah music icon Ben Tucker

29 May 2017

Every year on June 4, a jazz concert is held in memory of the iconic jazz musician Ben Tucker.

 

Annual Duke Ellington concert to be held at pavilion dedicated to jazz legend Ben Tucker

18 Apr 2017

The Savannah Jazz Orchestra will honor two great musicians April 23 at its annual Duke Ellington Birthday Concert.

 

Film Scene: SCAD students seek interview subjects for Ben Tucker documentary

26 May 2016

A crew of SCAD film and TV students will be conducting on-camera interviews for a documentary on the life, career and legacy of the late, great jazz bassist, composer and Savannah resident Ben Tucker.

 

Savannah welcomes 40th annual Christmas jazz concert and jam session

22 Dec 2015

It happens every Christmas Day. At 5 p.m., dedicated jazz enthusiasts gather for the Coastal Jazz Association’s Christmas Jam Concert. After the success of last year’s event, the concert will return to Savannah Station.

 

Do's top 10 list: Earth Day the Savannah way

16 Apr 2015

Another Savannah weekend brings another flurry of festivals and fun! 

 

Unplugged: Wright Square jazz concert remembers Ben Tucker

14 Apr 2015

​It’s hard to believe Ben Tucker passed away almost two years ago.

 

Coastal Jazz Association moves annual Christmas concert to Savannah Station

15 Dec 2014

It’s Dec. 25 and the presents have been opened, the feast has been consumed, but there is one more thing left to look forward to.

 

DO Savannah's weekly top 10 list: A rock 'n' roll weekend

29 May 2014

Quite a few of our top 10 events will also make it onto another new feature we’ve started: A weekly list of Savannah’s top free happenings.

 

Fifth annual Rotarians Play It Forward honors Ben Tucker

27 May 2014

Presented by the Georgia Coastal Area Rotary Clubs, the Play It Forward annual event brings together clubs in the Savannah area and is one of the largest joint efforts among Rotarians anywhere, according to West Club Rotarian Dave Legasse.

 

Unplugged: Spelman ensemble honors Ben Tucker

19 Feb 2014

At 7 p.m. Feb. 21, Ben Tucker will be remembered anew when the Spelman College Jazz Ensemble is featured in a tribute concert that will, fittingly, take place at the Lutheran Church of the Ascension on Wright Square.

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