THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S ORGANIZATION (I.W.O.) RETURNS
May 22, 2009
International Women’s Organization For The Preservation Of Live Music (I.W.O.)
in association with “Friends of My Father’s Place”, George Lucas Productions
and Lori Promotions present an informative and entertaining evening, featuring
live performances by Emma Zale and her 6-piece band featuring Tony Novarro, the
acoustic duo The Brunettes, and a special music industry panel, moderated by
Bruce Colfin, Esq. discussing the topic, “Fitting In With The Evolving Changes Of Today's Music
Industry". The event will kick off promptly at 8 p.m. on Friday,
June 12th, at Mirelle’s,
The panel will be moderated by Bruce Colfin, Esq. of Jacobson & Colfin, P.C., and will include the following speakers: Joe Franklin, Legendary Radio and Television Host (especially with WWOR-TV and WWOR-Radio); Beth Krakower, President of CineMedia Promotions; Eppy (Michael Epstein), previous owner of “My Father's Place", formerly a talk-show host and de facto operations manager at WLIR as well as the former manager of rock band Barnaby Bye, and now promoter of "Friends of My Father's Place" Productions; Richard Ornstein, Executive Producer of Joe Franklin's TV and Radio Show, as well as Jack LaLanne’s Show and Producer/Director of Mr. and Ms. New York’s Finest Body Building Competition for the NYPD, and a former member of the NYPD; Jeff Ganz, of Ganzilla Productions and Producer/Bassist formerly with Johnny Winter; and Dee Dee Acquisto, MS, Senior Director of Health & Human Services at MusiCares.
Moderator Bruce Colfin, Esq. is a
partner at Jacobson & Colfin, P.C., THE FIRM, currently in its 25th year as a law firm primarily concerned with the entertainment business,
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Emma Zale and Guitarist Tony Novarro are currently recording a new CD release, available this winter. Along with bassist Mary Noecker, drummer Jeff Ganz, keyboardist Marty Dunayer, and back-up vocalist Terry Brunette, the group will be performing a taste of their new material, along with some past favorites. For more info, please contact: www.emmazale.com or call Emma at (516) 303-2272 regarding the I.W.O. or her band.
(Website link Emma Zale: myfathersplace.us/spotlite.html) (Website link I.W.O.: myfathersplace.us/iwo.html)
“Emma’s journey and insight into the dual sides of human nature are not only evident in her new music, but also in the way she inspires others to achieve their full potential in life. . . a riveting act”.
- Joe Franklin, Aug. 2008
The acoustic duo The Brunettes, featuring Barbara and Terry Brunette, perform eclectic originals and covers, including Jazz, Blues, and Pop. They are currently recording a new CD release, available this winter. (For more info, contact Terry at www.myspace.com/barbarabrunette1 )
This event is one of many exciting
and interesting panels/concerts presented by the I.W.O. (not a feminist
organization) yet to come in clubs throughout Long Island,