When trumpeter Al Chez takes the stage at Honeoye Central School, he'll be paying tribute to another great trumpeter, Mic Gillette, who died earlier this year. Chez, who will be backed by the Greece Jazz Band, played with Gillette in the great funk band Tower Of Power. Chez went on to be a first-call trumpeter, playing with top artists including Sting, the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bon Jovi, and James Brown.
Al Chez plays Thursday, April 7, at Honeoye Central School, 8528 Main Street, Honeoye. 7 p.m. $5. 229-5171; alchez.com.