Jazz Innovations, Part 2

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:30pm
$5 (cash or check at the door), Notecard
Jazz Studies major Carmen Rothwell, bass, in performance at the 2013 Improvised Music Project Festival (Photo: Steve Korn).
Jazz Studies major Carmen Rothwell, bass, in performance at the 2013 Improvised Music Project Festival (Photo: Steve Korn).

Student jazz ensembles pay homage to the icons of jazz and break new ground with original progressive jazz compositions.  The February 19th concert features students in ensembles coached by Luke Bergman and Marc Seales, as well as an uncoached trio.

 

CHILLTRONIKA
Luke Bergman, advisor

Sigh Fry..........................................................................Tim Berne/Marc Ducret Huevos..................................................................................................Tim Berne
Stompin' at the Savoy..................................................................Edgar Sampson
Stolen Moments...........................................................................Oliver Nelson
Tell Me a Bedtime Story...........................................................Herbie Hancock

Schuyler Asplin, trumpet; Adam Shimabukuro, guitar; Ori Levari, Fender Rhodes; Remy Morritt, drums

 

THE BURKE-GILMAN TRAIL
Marc Seales, advisor 

Based on the R.................................................................................Sam Choman Perplexing Pool...............................................................from the game PIKMIN
New Orleans Groove Song...........................................................Sam Landsman Shapeless.........................................................................................Tyler Evans
Search, Found...............................................................................Sam Landsman

Ian Mengedoht, alto sax; Sam Choman, guitar; Tyler Evans, trombone; Christian Henriksen, bass; Melvin Soestrino, piano; Thomas Campbell, drums; Sam Landsman, tenor/soprano sax

THE CARNS/BUTLER/GEBHART TRIO

Caravan.......................................................................................Duke Ellington
Body and Soul................................................................................Johnny Green Monroe.............................................................................................Bill Frisell HumptyDumpty.........................................................................Ornette Coleman
Bemsha Swing.....................................................Thelonious Monk/Denzel Best

Gus Carns, piano; Dune Butler, bass; Michael Gebhart, drums

 

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