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We are involved in a very special idiom of music, with a rich history, innovative musical possibilities, an infectious spirit and, above all, a great deal of fun. Join us in our dedication to progressive big band jazz!
Next Live Appearance:
May 24, 2013
Come hear the band live, featuring soloists Bill Watrous, Pete Christlieb and Carl Saunders at the L.A. Jazz Institute's four-day Jazz Festival, entitled:
“Swingin’ on a Riff – Big Band Masters of the 21st Century”
Los Angeles Airport Marriott, 5855 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90045
The band will be performing favorites from our three existing CDs, as well as some entirely new material from the new CD currently in process, “A Beautiful Friendship.” Gary pens all of the band’s arrangements.
Single-event tickets $25
For more information, click:
L.A. Jazz Institute Organization: http://lajazzinstitute.org/
L.A. Jazz Institute Festival brochure: http://lajazzinstitute.org/images/swingingmay2013.pdf
or call (562) 985-7065.