Sandoval on a high note

Photo by Sam Spokony

Photo by Sam Spokony

At a ceremony at the Blue Note jazz club on Nov. 3, the Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce presented its fourth annual Village Music Legends Award to famed trumpet player Arturo Sandoval, right. The award was presented by G.V.C.C.C. Chairperson Elizabeth Butson, left, a former publisher of The Villager. Sandoval, a Grammy Award winner, gave a spirited performance after accepting the prize. He was honored for his “pioneering and bold spirit, and for his virtuosic fluency in the complexities of both jazz and classical music,” Butson said. The Villager was a sponsor of the event.

The Villager encourages readers to share articles:

Comments are often moderated.

We appreciate your comments and ask that you keep to the subject at hand, refrain from use of profanity and maintain a respectful tone to both the subject at hand and other readers who also post here. We reserve the right to delete your comment.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


− 4 = three

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>