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WDCB Encore Film Series
Wes Bound: The Genius of Wes Montgomery & You Will Be My Music

Thu, Jul 11 at 8pm
(please note: all times are CDT)
College of DuPage - Turner Conf. Center (SRC2000)
425 Fawell Blvd
Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2000
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 (View Map)

We have a special treat… two films! Both are under an hour, hence our decision to pair these two wonderful movies.

You Will be My Music
An antique record cutting machine, homemade recordings and a loving son come full circle in Director/Producer Bob Williams' documentary You Will Be My Music to bring a father’s musical aspirations to life in the production of a magical debut album. A beautiful and moving tribute to a father’s musical dreams, the film is a love story about a father, son and the power of music bringing people together.

Wes Bound: The Genius of Wes Montgomery
Wes Montgomery (1923-1968) rose from humble beginnings in Indianapolis to become one of the greatest jazz guitarists of all time. This documentary of Wes Montgomery is told through the eyes of the guitar legend’s youngest child, Robert Montgomery. Wes Bound producer/director Kevin Finch and Robert Montgomery interviewed dozens of musicians, family members, and friends for the documentary, including jazz guitarists George Benson, Pat Metheny, Russell Malone, Mimi Fox and Lee Ritenour, plus rockers Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, Slash and Eric Johnson.

*** NOTE: This event is free for current Encore Club donors, as well as current WDCB contributors, as long as you reserve your tickets in advance. To reserve your pair of tickets, please follow the instructions that were mailed and/or emailed to you. If you are unsure of your current WDCB contribution status, give us a call or send an email to membership@WDCB.org.




What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The film will be shown at the College of DuPage, in the Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2000 (in the Jack H. Turner Conference Center - located on the north side of the SRC). Use parking lot FAWELL C, and enter through doors marked SRC1.  The Conference Center is located up the stairs to the right.  There is also an elevator at the entrance.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you need more information, please call (630) 942-4200 during regular business hours.

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