Time: 5:30pm Dinner, 7:30pm Show
Cost:$38 (show only), $53 (dinner+show)
With guest vocalist Yolande Bruce.
Experience the swing of the season with a variety of holiday-themed music. The band will play many of the great holiday hits, including Winter Wonderland, Little Drummer Boy, Adeste Fideles, Oh Hanukkah, and of course, Jingle Bells. Many of these spectacular charts include versions presented by legendary performers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Stan Kenton, Claude Thornhill, and Eartha Kitt. Vocalist Yolande Bruce, of Moore by Four fame, will help us celebrate.
Guests purchasing dinner will be treated to an extra-special bonus. The Minnesota Youth Jazz Bands Combo, comprised of several elite student musicians, will perform during the dinner hour (6-7pm). The band roster is as follows:
Alto Sax: Sophia Kickhofel
Bass: Eli Zukor-Zimmerman
Drums: Ian Kenney
Guitar: Jackson Peters
Piano: Lasse Corson
Minnesota Youth Jazz Bands is a Minnesota non-profit that provides jazz education, performance, and recording opportunities to students in Minnesota. The 2019-2020 school year will be our 16th season. Approximately 200 students from over 50 different schools will participate in eight different jazz groups which will rehearse weekly, perform numerous concerts and record a CD and/or DVD. For more information please visit our web site: www.mnyouthjazz.com.