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The Rochester Music Hall of Fame
“Class of 2017” Induction Ceremony
Sunday April 30, 2017 at 7pm

Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE
ROCHESTER MUSIC HALL of FAME
“CLASS OF 2017”

“CLASS OF 2017”

  • Samuel Adler – Celebrated classical composer and Eastman School of Music professor of composition from 1966 to 1995.
  • Joe Beard – Revered blues guitarist and vocalist and member of Son of House band.
  • Gary Lewis – 1960s hitmaker with Gary lewis and the Playboys, topping the charts with eight gold singles and 17 Top 40 hits.
  • Uncle Roger McCall – Pioneer radio DJ and supporter of Rochester’s local music scene as host of “Homegrown” radio show.
  • Lewis Soloff – Grammy Award-winning trumpeter for Blood Sweat and Tears.
  • Greg Sullivan and The Penny Arcade – Legendary supporter of local music scene and owner of The Penny Arcade, one of Rochester’s most revered music club.

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Town of Gates offering transportation to
RMHF 2017 induction ceremony

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE
ROCHESTER MUSIC HALL of FAME
“CLASS OF 2016”

  • Alfred “Pee Wee” Ellis – Saxophonist, composer
  • Howard Hanson – Musician, Composer and Educater 
  • Joe Locke – Vibraphonist, Recording Artist
  • James Rado – Actor, Playwright and Composer
  • The Rustics – R&B/blue-eyed soul band, Recording Artists
  • Wendy O. Williams – Singer, Songwriter, and Actress 

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE
ROCHESTER MUSIC HALL of FAME
“CLASS OF 2015”

  • Ron Carter – Jazz bassist 
  • Henry Juszkiewicz – Gibson Guitar Co. owner/CEO 
  • Gap Mangione – Jazz keyboardist  
  • William Warfield – Bass baritone concert singer/actor  
  • Wilmer Alexander Jr. & The Dukes – R & B band
    • Ronnie Alberts
    • Monty Alberts
    • Doug Brown
    • Bob Egan
    • Ralph Gillotte
    • Wilmer Alexander, Jr.

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