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Explosion Big Band

August 18 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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An event every month that begins at 8:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until February 23, 2021

Explosion Big Band Jazz Central Studios

$10 admission at the door. $5 with valid student ID. Doors open 15 minutes before music starts.

Led by chief detonators Doug Haining, sax, and Scott Agster, trombone, the EXPLOSION big band draws from the area’s finest musicians. The EXPLOSION is ready to detonate with the classic sounds of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and more modern sounds of Thad Jones, Clare Fischer, Pat Metheny and others. The EXPLOSION ignites big band chestnuts, blasts into rock, erupts into swing, and will provide the BIG BANG at any concert or event. A big band of explosive magnitude, the EXPLOSION will get your feet tapping, your hands clapping and get you ready for lift off!

The EXPLOSION personnel includes:
Doug Haining, Alto 1
Chris Harris, Alto 2
Pete Whitman, Tenor 1
Joe Mayo, Tenor 2
Gus Sandberg, Bari

Scott Agster, Bone 1
Pete Enblom, Bone 2
Dave Graf, Bone 3
Wade Clark, Bone 4

Pete Davis, Lead Trumpet
Adam Rossmiller, Trumpet 2
Geoff Senn, Trumpet 3
Jeff Jensen, Trumpet 4
Preston Haining, Trumpet 5

Ted Godbout, Piano
Chris Olson, Guitar
Matt Peterson, Bass
Trevor Haining, Drums


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.


August 18
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm


Jazz Central Studios
407 Central Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414 United States
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