Grand Rapids – Kenny Gordon (Leader) Eileen Sarafis (Vocals) Denis Solee, Dave Dievendorf, Lin Nowicki, Danny Jacobs. “Today is a Good Day to Die” a rock opera
Meet Kenny Gordon
Kenny Gordon is a Grand Rapids hometown boy who graduated from Central High School. He started his music career in civic theater and area night clubs. In the 60’s Kenny and the Big Band Sound of Bobby Charles toured the country and Canada playing the top night spots. In the 70’s Kenny formed ‘The Sound Gathering’ and did their production of Jesus Christ Superstar, premiered in Grand Rapids and then went on to do 564 hit performances in the US, Bahamas and Canada, where the critics gave it rave reviews. In 1971 Kenny commissioned the rock opera “Today is a Good Day to Die” and Playboy Inc. bought it for the Playboy Plaza Hotel in Miami Beach where it became the hit of the season. After a successful music career he worked in the marine business where he created and produced the ‘The Thunder Marine Poker Run’ for high performance boats and it became the largest and most successful in marine history. Kenny has employed or worked with the Great Musicians this Web Site will display, we all hope you LIKE, then LOVE IT. Let us Know!!!!!