WPI Freshman with International Musical Renown to Perform Saturday, January 22

Contact: Arlie Corday, WPI Media & Community Relations

WORCESTER, Mass. - Worcester Polytechnic Institute freshman Sergio Salvatore began his recording career at age 11. His music soon attracted critical acclaim among jazz music lovers. Such notables as Chick Corea, Wynton Marsalis, Mel Torme and Tony Bennett have either played on his albums or performed in shows with Salvatore.

On Saturday, January 22, Salvatore will present a program of his internationally known music at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in a concert to benefit the WPI Music Program travel fund. Tickets are $10 for the general public, $5 for students with I.D. and free for those under 12.

The concert will take place at 7 p.m. in Alden Memorial Hall off Institute Road on the Worcester, Mass., campus. For more information, contact the WPI Music Program at 508-831-5946 or Salvatore at 508-831-6894 or e-mail him at sergio@sergiosalvatore.com.