Concert Series: Jazz– “Kinda Sorta Blue”

December 11, 2019 Add to Calendar

8–9:30 p.m.

Location

Shanahan Center, Drinkward Recital Hall
320 E. Foothill Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711

Contact

Julia Hong

Details

The title of this concert is a loose reference to the 60th anniversary celebration of the Miles Davis album “Kind of Blue.” The jazz improvisation class will perform two tunes from the album in addition to tunes by other composers of the Blue Note period (1953-54).

MUSICIANS

Students:
Marcos Acosta (HMC), piano
Kalani Duran (HMC), electric bass
Sam Epstein (Pitzer), vocal
Matthew Mashewske (HMC), trumpet
David Miller (HMC), guitar
Prakarsh Pandey (HMC), drums, percussion
Rafael Porto (HMC), guitar
Kye Shi (HMC), drums
Akshay Trikha (HMC), drums
John Zuk (Pomona), guitar

Community members:
Tony Garcia, tenor sax
Robert Meyer, vibraphone
Harold Willhite, bass clarinet

Impro-Visor, software

Bob Keller, trumpet, piano, instructor

PROGRAM
Miles Davis – All Blues
McCoy Tyner – Blues on the Corner 
Benny Golson – Five Spot After Dark 
Toots Thielmann – Bluesette
Slide Hampton – A Frame for the Blues 
Miles Davis – Freddie Freeloader
Wes Montgomery – West Coast Blues
Kenny Dorham – Blue Bossa
Kenny Dorham – Una Mas
Thelonious Monk – Bye-Ya