The popular Jansen Jazz Band returns to the Chamber Hall for their winter performance on Thursday, February 22 at 7:30 PM.
Under the direction of Steve Herrick, this group performs a new collection of songs in a big band jazz style for each of their concerts. Herrick is happy to announce that the community band is welcoming three new players for this session: Drew Pearson on Clarinet, David Miner on trumpet, and Chuck Perry on trombone. Returning is veteran trumpet player Ed DeVaney who will be featured in a nice arrangement of My Funny Valentine.
Herrick contributes the continuing success of the band to the veteran players of the group. â€śThese returning players are the behind the curtains, indispensable musicians that keep the group going and growing. Without them each session would be a from scratch adventure.â€ť
The program for the February performance has a great selection of tunes from pop, swing, rock and jazz standards. Bonnie VanderYacht will be featured vocalist on a Mic