Westport Arts Center to honor Max Wilk
Published 4:30 pm, Thursday, May 26, 2011
Wilk was the producer of the center's jazz series for decades up until 2009. As the producer of its jazz series, he helped to arrange performances by Bucky and John Pizzarelli, Bill Charlap, Fred Hersch, Margaret Whiting, Harry Allen, Larry Coryell, Dena Derose and Daryl Sherman, among many others. Most of the jazz concerts were presented Sunday afternoons at the Pequot Library in Southport.
Tickets for "Jazz Thursday" are $10; free to WAC members, musicians and those under 18. Reservations are requested in advance by phone at 203-222-7070.