Live/Concert

PD9 Salutes Legacy of Fletcher Henderson

When: Sun., April 17, 4 p.m. 2016

Every spring, RJ Spangler's Planet D Nonet, Detroit's award-winning swing band, pays tribute to one of the pioneers and past masters of classic swing music. This year, PD9 will feature Fletcher Henderson, a college kid from Georgia who came to New York in the 1920s to find work as a chemist but ended up as a piano player, composer, arranger, and bandleader.

Price: $10