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Cedar Avenue Big Band
August 14, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
An event every month that begins at 8:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 15, 2019
$10 admission at the door. $5 with valid student ID. Doors open 15 minutes before music starts.
One of the Twin Cities’ longest running Big Bands, the Cedar Avenue Big Band has compiled a book of over 400 musical arrangements by renowned composers such as Bill Holman, Thad Jones and Sammy Nestico. The band also features the music of resident composers including Dean Sorensen, John Ahern and founder of the group, composer/arranger/trombonist Steve Devich. Hearing this music performed live is an essential experience for any music enthusiast.
Cedar Avenue Big Band Features:
Trumpets: Mark Bobnick (Lead), Geoff Senn, Gus Lindquist, Greg Lewis
Saxes: David Mitchell (Lead Alto), Scott Johnson (Alto), Clay Pufahl (Tenor), Dave Brattain (Tenor), Bill Burton (Baritone)
Trombones: Dave Graf / Pete Enblom (lead), Mike Haynes, Phil Florine, Steve Devich (Bass)
Piano: Mark Asche
Bass: Bruce (Pooch) Heine
Drums: Mac Santiago
About Tuesday Big Band:
Tuesday Big Band / Orchestra nights consist of top local big bands with up to 18 musicians playing classic arrangements as well as a good share of homegrown original compositions.