Live Performances

Billy Childs | Jan 25

Jan 12, 2018
dazzlejazz.com

Billy Childs has emerged as one of the foremost American composers of his era, perhaps the most distinctly American composer since Aaron Copland – for like Copland, he has successfully married the musical products of his heritage with the Western neoclassical traditions of the twentieth century in a powerful symbiosis of style, range, and dynamism.

The Tom Gerswin Sextet | Saturdays

Jan 11, 2018
nocturnejazz.com

Entering their second residency at Nocturne, the Tom Gershwin Sextet dives deeper into their growing book of lyrical melodies, rich harmonies, and infectious grooves.  The dedicated group of multi-instrumentalists immerse themselves in original music with a spirit of playfulness and interactive expression.

 

Featuring: Tom Gershwin - trumpet, Mike Bjella - saxophone, Heath Walton - saxophone, Greg Harris - vibes/piano, Kevin Matthews - drums, and Hunter Roberts - bass

Live in the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio on Monday, Jauary 15 from 6 to 7pm is Colorado’s best musicians performing classic big band and modern large ensemble jazz, that’s the Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra. The CJRO plays to sell out houses at the Arvada Center, the PACE Center in Parker, the Rialto Theater in Loveland, as well as jazz festivals throughout the area, performing tunes from the libraries of Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Duke Ellington, Maynard Ferguson, CJRO composers and many more.

Sam Williams Quartet | Thursdays

Jan 5, 2018

Come along on a journey as a quartet of sharp musical minds seeks to investigate the world beyond the Great American Songbook by exploring melodies, harmonies, and rhythms from different cultures. Featuring: Sam Williams - saxophone, Tim Wendel - Guitar, Gonzalo Teppa - bass, Dru Heller - drums.

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