Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Monday. Jazz. Workshop.

We had a pretty good turnout last night, tunes included: Freddy Freeloader, A Night In Tunisia, I'm Old Fashioned, Summertime, Pent Up House, Straight No Chaser, When I Fall In Love, Skylark, Nica's Dream, and It's You Or No One.

Musicians were Sam-electronic trumpet thingy, Gene-drums, Jeff-bass, Steve-alto sax, Jack-trumpet, Todd-trumpet, and our vocalists were Sheila and Annie.

Here's "Skylark", performed by guitar great Lionel Loueke a few years back at the Dakota. Enjoy.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Summertime, and the livin' is easy...

We're a little late posting again this week...but c'mon, it's summertime!

Tunes included Summertime, Oleo, Waltz For Debby, I'll Remember April, Nuages, Lady Be Good, Darn That Dream, When I Fall In Love, Lover Man, Fine & Mellow, Stormy Weather, So Nice, Day By Day...and a few others I missed cuz I had to leave a little early.

Musicians were Jim-piano, Sam-trumpet, Gene-drums, Jeff-bass, Craig-guitar, Josh-guitar, Wes-tenor sax, Steve-alto sax, Jack-trumpet, Todd-trumpet, Vici-vocals, Dick-vocals, Annie-vocals, and Sheila-vocals. Thanks everyone for coming out!