Marucci show signups start

SYRACUSE — Reservations are being taken for a performance by former Roman Mat Marucci with his trio at Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St, at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 12. Tickets are $8. The concert will be recorded by Cadence Jazz Records.

Reservations can be obtained by calling 287-2852 or e-mail

Marucci was born and raised in Rome and is a 1963 graduate of St. Aloysius Academy. He is an active performer, author, educator, and clinician

Appearing with him will be Rick Olson, piano (Los Angeles) and Adam Lane, bass (NYC).

The music for the concert will be "straight-ahead post-bop jazz" with original material by the members of the trio along with treatments of jazz standards and jazz adaptations of classical pieces such as the "Intermezzo" by Italian composer Pietro Mascagni.