The Caribbean’s Super-inclusive chain SuperClubs will be bringing the music greats of Big Band and Jazz to life between 26 September and 01 October, 2004 at the Grand Lido Negril Resort & Spa, Jamaica. If you prefer Ella to Eminem and Bennett to Beyoncé, then get down with radio personality Carl Hampton, special guest stars and the Music of Your Life® Radio Big Band for a moonlit party on the beach.Fabulous tunes, dancing under the stars and special guests will make this a romantic getaway to remember. Maria Muldaur of “I’m A Woman” and “Midnight at the Oasis” fame lends her vocal style to songs from her latest CD, released last month, “Sisters and Brothers,” which includes her Peggy Lee tribute, “A Woman Alone With the Blues.”
Calloway “CB” Brooks of the legendary Cab Calloway Orchestra, fresh from New York’s Rainbow Room and “Birdland,” evokes sound images of Jazz favourites including grandfather Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton, contemporary masters saxophonist Anthony Braxton and bassist Milton Hinton.
Nelson Dellamaggiore will act as lead conductor for the Music of Your Life® Orchestra, playing popular hits from Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Nat “King” Cole, Johnny Mathis, and many others.
DJ Carl Hampton, a favourite Music of Your Life® radio personality for almost a decade, previously of KKLA-FM in Los Angeles, will record his morning broadcast from the beaches of Negril during “Music Of Your Life® On the Beach.”
Funway Holidays (0870 22 00 626) offers seven nights at Grand Lido Negril from 26 September to 2 October for £1,219 per person. Price includes return scheduled flights from London (Heathrow) to Montego Bay with Air Jamaica, seven nights at Grand Lido Negril, on an all-inclusive basis in a SuperSelect room, all taxes and return airport transfers in Jamaica.