Results for "Diane Moser's Composers Big Band"
A 17 piece big band formed for the purpose of developing and presenting new music. Beginning in January of 1997 with monthly concerts, the CBB features the music of nine resident composers as well as special guest composers and performers. Resident composers are: Jim Cifelli,Marty Fogel,Matt Haviland,Rob Henke,Rob Middleton,Diane Moser,Chris Rogers,Erick Storckman,Ed Xiques,Craig Yaremko and Russ Vines. Members of the band: Saxes:Barbara Cifelli, Marty Fogel, Ed Xiques, Rob Middleton,Craig Yaremko, Tom Colao Trombones:Dennis Argul, Matt Haviland, Erick Storckman, Ben Williams Trumpets: Jim Cifelli, Mike Spengler,Chris Rogers, Rob Henke Rhythm:Diane Moser, Larry maltz, Andy Eulau, Scott Neumann Guest composers/performers which have included; Frank Bennett, Judy Bady, Jackie Cain, Richie Cole,Richard DeRosa,Mark Dresser, Satoko Fujii, Mark Helias, Gerry Hemingway, Calvin Hill, Mike Holober, Howard Johnson, Sy Johnson, Bill Kirchner, Oliver Lake, Tina Marsh, Andy McKee, Jim McNeely, Bill Mobley, Kirk Nurock, Frank Perowsky, Rufus Reid, Michele Rosewoman,J.C
by Mary Foster Conklin
Celebrating mid-October birthdays with songs by pianist/composer Roy Kral, who with his wife vocalist Jackie Cain formed the duo group Jackie & Roy, and also Thelonious Monk a year after his centennial. Also remembering songwriter Carol Hall (1936-2018) best known for the Broadway musical The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, but who also contributed lyrics to ...