Big Sound – Big Variety – Big Fun!!

Saturday, April 8: Big Band Brunch!

Spring has sprung and we’ve got a sizzling show planned for Saturday’s Big Band Brunch.

Call now to reserve your seat at the Ironwood Stage and Grill: 403-269-5581

Some of the band selections include:

GLADLY as composed by Don Sebesky ­­– a Grammy Award Best Instrumental Jazz Composition and a tribute to Duke Ellington

TIGER OF SAN PEDRO as composed and arranged by John La Barbera and recorded by Bill Watrous who was featured with the band a few years ago

BASICALLY BLUES as composed by Phil Wilson and recorded by Buddy Rich

THE SONG IS YOU as arranged by Patrick Williams and recorded on Sinatraland CD and will feature Lead Alto RICHARD HARDING

HIT THE GROUND RUNNING as recorded by Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band ….. a real super funky selection

OL’ MAN RIVER a fantastic arrangement of this show tune composed by Jerome Kern and recorded by The Ted Heath Orchestra

CHELSEA BRIDGE as composed by Billy Strayhorn for Duke Ellington

MANTECA a Latin selection composed by Dizzy Gillespie

THE ROTTEN KID as composed by Buddy Greco and recorded by The Buddy Rich Big Band

Some of the vocal selections that DEANNE MATLEY will be singing include

LET’S FALL IN LOVE composed by Harold Arlen

SURRENDER (TOMORROW NEVER DIES) a James Bond theme song

THE VERY THOUGHT OF YOU as recorded by Ella

TOO DARN HOT a Cole Porter selection also recorded by Ella

AFTER YOU’VE GONE, a fantastic arrangement

As usual , we strongly suggest you call soonest for reservations:

The Ironwood Stage and Grill
403 269 5581
1229 9th Ave SE

Doors open at noon and the concert is from 2-4 p.m.