Fall Jazz Band Concert

“Women of Jazz” directed by Dr. Tom Polett

PROGRAM

Ms B.C.                                                      Pamela Watson (b. 1953)

Brendan Myles, guitar

Nadia Schrum, soprano saxophone

 

Chunka Lunka                                             Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981)

Dr. Robin Connell, piano

Soloists – TBA

 

Blue Skies                                                    Irving Berlin (1888-1989)

                                                                     arr. Roger Holmes

Amber Case, vocals

Nadia Schrum, tenor saxophone

 

Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)                 Richard Adler (1921-2012)

                                                                       arr. Jack Pleis

Lucy Dinsmore, vocals

 

Strawberry Way                                             Janice Robinson (b. 1951)

Charles Johnson, bass

Svetlana Djirackor, flute

Dr. Robin Connell, piano

Bailey Budnik, drums

 

Baytrail Shuffle                                               Maria Schneider (b. 1960)

Soloists – TBA

 

Intermission

 

Prairie Dance                                                   Maria Schneider

Svetlana Djirackor, flute

 

Ambiance                                                         Marian McPartland (1918-2013)

Dr. Robin Connell, piano

 

God Bless the Child                                          Billie Holiday (1915-1959)

                                                                          arr. Sammy Nestico

Dr. Paul Brewer, trombone

 

Another Star                                                       Stevie Wonder (b. 1950)

                                                                            arr. Janice Borla

Dr. Paul Brewer, trombone

 

Hangin’ Loose                                                     Toshiko Akiyoshi (b. 1929)

Dr. Robin Connell, piano

Caitlin Brooks, alto saxophone

Benje Daneman, trumpet

Nadia Schrum, tenor saxophone

 

Jazz Band