Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota
The popular Friday Jazz at Two concert on November 4 features Tom Ellison on sax and vocals, Ellison has performed with orchestras backing Tony Bennett, Henry Mancini, Johnny Mathis, Woody Herman, Aretha Franklin, the Four Tops, the Temptations, the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra and more. Locally, he is the leader of Sophisticated Swing Big Band and also performs in stage shows and concerts at the Asolo, the Venice Theatre and the Van Wezel. Joining Tom are Judi Glover, piano, Nick Bruno, drums and on bass, Bill Swartzbaugh. Admission (available only at the door) $15 members and $20 for guests.