On Friday August 12.2011 a fireworks display will go off to celebrate jazz musician Jimmy Sommer‘s birthday off Maytag Point on Lake Geneva, show begins at 9:30pm.  The display will be but on by “America’s First Family of Fireworks” Grucci from Brookhaven, NY.

Grucci put on the display at the Beijing Summer Olympics in 2008.

According to the American Pyrotechnics Association, an industry trade group, Fireworks by Grucci is “one of the nation’s premier pyrotechnics firms. It is a family run business since 1850

Fireworks by Grucci has produced fireworks displays for various United States and international events, including:

  • Seven consecutive U.S. Presidential inaugurations beginning with Ronald Reagan;
  • Statue of Liberty Centennial (1986);