Jazz @ The Library - A Brief History of Jazz

Tuesday April 21st 2009 - 7:00 PM
jazzatlibraryJoin local area jazz trombonist and educator Les Nunes and his Jazz Sextet, as he takes you on a one and a half hour musical journey through the history of jazz. From  will start with the blues then proceed through ragtime, New Orleans and Chicago traditional jazz, swing, bebop, cool, hard bop, funky jazz, free jazz, fusion and modern jazz styles. In addition to hearing the history of jazz, you will be treated to great information on how to listen to jazz while the band actually stops and lets the listener see how the music is put together instrument by instrument in each of the different styles. You won’t want to miss this musical journey with some of the Valley’s best jazz musicians!

Tuesday April 21st 7:00 PM
Woodward Park Regional Library 944 E Perrin Ave (Champlain & Perrin)