Rochester Music Hall of Fame


April 22, 2018 | 7:00 PM Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
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  • Price 1: $76*
  • Price 2: $66*
  • Price 3: $56*
  • Price 4: $41*
  • Price 5: $31*
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The Rochester Music Hall of Fame recognizes those with ties to Rochester whose talents, efforts, perseverance and creativity have contributed to the creation of musical excellence. Each year new members will be honored through ceremony and celebration and their achievements memorialized to promote an appreciation for the greater Rochester area’s rich and diverse musical history and culture.

The Class of 2018 includes:

  • John Beck – Percussionist and composer and Eastman School of Music faculty member for 60 years, where he is Professor Emeritus of Percussion. 
  • The Campbell Brothers – Masters of sacred steel music.
  • Steve Gadd – One of the most accomplished and skilled drummers of his generation, performing in studio and on tour with various artists, including Paul Simon, James Taylor, and Eric Clapton.  
  • Tony Levin – Veteran bassist who is currently a member of the Peter Gabriel band as well as King Crimson and Stick Men 
  • Ferdinand Jay Smith – Emmy-nominated composer and former DJ and manager.