Jazz Lab Band to Perform

Oct. 22, 2010

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Jazz Lab Band will perform Friday, Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington). 

Thomas W. Streeter, professor of music and director of the Illinois Wesleyan jazz program, will direct the concert. The Jazz Lab Band concert, which is free and open to the public, will feature student musicians from all majors.

The performance will include: Jumpin’ At the Woodside by Count Basie, arranged by Johnny Warrington; Center Line by Doug Beach; Georgia On My Mind by Hoagy Carmichael, arranged by Dave Barduhn; Blueberry Hill by Lewis, Stock & Rose, arranged by Dave Wolpe; Hob Knob by Kevin Dean, arranged by Bill Funk; Watch What Happens by Norman Gimbel & Michel Legrand; Time Waits For No One by Sammy Nestico; Teddy the Toad by Neal Hefti; Tangerine by Mercer & Schertzinger, arranged by Dave Wolpe; My Funny Valentine by Rodgers & Hart, arranged by Dave Wolpe; Tom Cat by Jay Chattaway; and How High the Moon by Hamilton & Lewis, arranged by Sammy Nestico.

The concert will spotlight Aravind Nagavilli of Teaneck, NJ, trumpet; Jarod Hill of Springfield, Ill., alto saxophone; Michael Covington of Chicago, trumpet; Tracy Lytwyn of Plainfield, Ill., alto saxophone; Al Maiocco of Springfield, Ill., tenor saxophone; Ilene Gorski of Mokena, Ill., vocals; Chrsitopher Grills of Joplin, MO, piano; and Dan McLaughlin of Naperville, Ill., drums.

For additional information, contact the School of Music office at (309) 556-3061.

Contact: Hannah Griffin ’12, (309) 556-3181