We have another spectacular concert coming up this weekend and sure hope you can all make it.
Some of the band selections include:
JACKSON COUNTY JUBILEE as composed by Benny Carter and recorded by The Count Basie Orchestra
BLUE BOSSA, a classic Latin selection
MINUANO (SIX EIGHT) composed by Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays, recorded by Bob Curnow’s L.A. Big Band and folks … a real masterpiece for big band
SOMEWHERE OUT THERE as recorded by The Airmen of Note and featuring Lead Trumpet JIM MURRAY
SUPERBONE MEETS THE BADMAN as recorded by Maynard Ferguson and featuring Lead Trombone BRIAN WALLEY and BARI SAX man GARETH BANE
THE SONG IS YOU featuring Lead Alto KEITH O’ROURKE
another terrific Latin chart called MANTECA
DECOUPAGE as recorded by The Stan Kenton Orchestra Our fantastic
Vocalist DEANNE MATLEY will be singing some of the following classics:
A TISKET A TASKET as recorded by Ella Fitzgerald
COME FLY WITH ME as recorded by Frank Sinatra
LULLABY OF BROADWAY
PICK YOURSELF UP also as recorded by Ella.
For sure a fantastic concert from top to bottom folks!
Just as a quick reminder: call The Ironwood Stage and Grill (1229 9th Ave. S.E.) as soon as possible for reservations (403 269 5581) Doors open at noon. Concert from 2 to 4 p.m.
If for any reason you must change your reservation, please call the Ironwood soonest so that the staff have a chance to call folks on the wait list. So much appreciated by all the musicians and staff!
Cheers for now
Dave Jones Director