"As long as he has been around here, he has been a supporter [of the band]," Dixton said.
The night's other musical appearance was by the Gilbert and Sullivan Players, performing selections from Iolanthe and Ruddigore.
The evening "represented a range of people from members of admissions to the athletic community of undergraduates, as well as performing arts reflecting his interests at the College," Epps said.
A caricature of Jewett drawn by Michal Hlavac '97 spiced up the Harvard Club decor.
It was on the mugs, the programs and the wine bottles, according to Hlavac.
"People came from all over the country. It was really quite amazing," Hastings said. "The wine came from all the way across the country, too--it was his picture on the label."