Join us for Big Band Brunch at the Ironwood Stage & Grill Saturday, Nov. 3.
Call to reserve your seat now: 403-269-5581
Guest vocalist Johanna Sillanpaa is joining us. Originally from Sweden, Johanna moved to Canada in her late teens and has since made Alberta her home and music her life. Her latest CD, FROM THIS SIDE, reached No. 1 on the Canadian jazz radio chart and she continues to make her mark on the international music scene.
Johanna Sillanpaa will be singing:
OUR LOVE IS HERE TO STAY, by George and Ira Gershwin
BEWITCHED by Rodgers and Hart
FOR ONCE IN MY LIFE
and CAN’T BUY ME LOVE
Some of the band selections include:
CAUGHT SPEEDING as composed by Sammy Nestico who wrote hundreds of selections for Count Basie
MIRA, MIRA an amazing Latin chart as recorded by Maynard Ferguson and featuring Jazz Legend AL MUIRHEAD on Trumpet
DARK SIDE OF THE BLUES featuring JIM BRENAN on Alto, DAVE REID on Trombone and AL MUIRHEAD on Trumpet
a new selection to our library EARLY AUTUMN as recorded by Woody Herman
THE BEAT GOES ON as composed by Sonny Bono
the classic LIMEHOUSE BLUES
QUINTESSENCE as composed by Quincy Jones and featuring JIM BRENAN on Alto
and ROMPIN’ AT THE RENO as recorded by The Count Basie Orchestra
Call to reserve your seat 403-269-5581
The Ironwood Stage and Grill
1229 9th Ave. SE
Doors open at noon and concert is from 2 to 4 p.m.