GE Healthcare and Dr. Nancy M. Cappello present An Evening to Benefit Are You Dense Inc: Working to Prevent Late-Stage Breast CancerJune 20, 2015
This year’s Are You Dense MusicFest features a line-up of phenomenal performers including headliner and Waterbury-native Kenny James. A highly sought after singer, songwriter, actor and entertainer, James had an unprecedented 13 wins on the hit show Star Search, before recording the award-winning album Target and performing in venues across the globe.
Stamford–native Marion Meadows, the most recognized soprano saxophonist in contemporary jazz, will also electrify the crowd with his unique infusion of old school funk, jazz, rock and pop. Meadows will appear with fellow legends Arti Dixson (drums), Joe Melotti (keyboard), Brian Keane (guitar) and James Cammack (bass).
A Twist of Lime will also perform with John Devito singing smooth Sinatra, and Sybil Ann Haggard singing standards along with Howard Hill (bass) Greg Butko (sax) Ted Angelone (guitar) Doug Schlink (keyboard) and Joe Cappello (drums).
Also scheduled to perform:
- The Sounds of Leo Ingala will be featured during the pre-show raffle/ silent auction
- Deena Penn performs a powerful musical interpretation
VIP TICKET HOLDERS are invited to the post-performance VIPink Meet and Greet Reception serving refreshments in Mezzanine with Special Guest Artist Michael Coppola.
Governor Jodi Rell will also be honored with the Are You Dense Champion Award for being the first Governor to sign a breast density reporting bill.
Are You Dense Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit breast cancer organization with a mission to educate the public about the impact of dense breast tissue on missed, delayed and advanced-stage breast cancer.