Prime Timers – The Great American Songbook

Gavin Wilson and Roger Hintzsche will entertain members with a musical performance: “The “Great American Songbook” on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022.

The local musicians and vocalists will perform for Prime Timers at 1 p.m. in the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Theater. Gavin Wilson will play trumpet while Roger plays guitar and banjo; they both will sing some of the great standards from the big band/crooner era.

Gavin Wilson is never far away from his love of performing in musical shows, for theatre, and as a ventriloquist for which he gained national recognition. He has owned the Hillside restaurant with his wife, Mary, for 33 years and is an agent with COUNTRY Financial in DeKalb.

Roger Hintzsche plays in a diverse number of music ensembles with a variety of musical styles, including jazz. He toured with the highly acclaimed NIU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Ron Modell. Also, Roger was a co-owner of the Hintzsche Companies for 35 years.

Prior to this program, lunch will be served in the Farm Bureau Auditorium at noon. Lunch fee is $7, payable by Jan. 4, 2022.