POSTPONED - Earl Scheelar and Zenith New Orleans Jazz Band Bring the Sounds of New Orleans to the Claremont Branch

November 17, 2014

Contact: Shani Leonards
Claremont Branch Supervisor
Berkeley Public Library


Earl Scheelar and Zenith New Orleans Jazz Band
Bring the Sounds of New Orleans to Berkeley Public Library’s Claremont Branch


Berkeley, November 17, 2014—Earl Scheelar and the Zenith Jazz Band perform on Thursday, December 11, from 4:00 pm-5:00 pm at the Claremont Branch of the Berkeley Public Library, at 2940 Benvenue @ Ashby in Berkeley. Earl Scheelar has led several bands, composed, and played coronet and clarinet for over 60 years. Founded in the1980s, the Zenith Jazz Band plays throughout the Bay Area and records their version of traditional jazz favorites. This concert will have you dancing in the stacks! Learn more and listen to their music on local jazz historian Dave Radlauer’s website.  All ages welcome. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6280.

This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library

The Claremont Branch is located at 2940 Benvenue Ave, Berkeley CA 94705, and is open: Monday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm; Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00 am-8:00 pm; Thursday 12 noon -8:00 pm; and Friday and Saturday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm.

Wheelchair accessible. For questions, to request a sign language interpreter or other accommodations for this event, please call (510) 981-6195 (voice) or (510) 548-1240 (TTY); at least five working days will help ensure availability. Please refrain from wearing scented products to public programs. Visit the library’s website: