Peninsula Performances 8/16/19: NMU Jazz Ensembles Fall of 2018

Aug 14, 2019

NMU Jazz Band
Credit NMU Music Department

Next time on Peninsula Performances,

Miles Davis, Dexter Gordon, George Gershwin and more: in the Fall of 2018, the NMU Music Department had not three, not four, but five different ensembles in a jazzy performance of blues, jazz standards and more!  Plus, additional jazzy material from Fall 2018.

This program will draw from the following material:

NMU Jazz Concert 10-9-18

  • Miles Davis - All Blues
  • Curtis Fuller - The Clan
  • Dexter Gordon - Cheesecake
  • Tim Mesun - Contradictions
  • Griffin Anspach - Basin Street Stomp
  • George Gershwin - Boplicity (arr. Sammy Nestico)
  • Dave Pell - Dance For Daddy (arr. Marty Paich)
  • Miles Davis - Solar (arr. Mike Tomaro)
  • Shorty Rogers - Short Stop
  • George Gershwin - Fascinating Rhythm (arr. Sammy Nestico)
  • Fred Sturm - Cerulean Sky
  • Alan Baylock - Red Romper Blue

NMU Jazz Concert 11-29-18

  • Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud (arr. Mantooth)
  • Duke Ellington/Irving Mills - It Don't Mean a Thing
  • Miles Davis - Donna Lee
  • Luiz Bonfa/Matt Dubey - Gentle Rain
  • Tim Mesun - When I'm With You
  • John Coltrane - Mr. PC
  • Rodgers/Hart - The Lady is a Tramp (arr. Dave Wolpe)
  • Fred Sturm - Abstraktes Bild
  • Mark Flaherty - Andy's Waltz
  • Griffin Anspach - Motif on a Meme
  • NMU Jazz Band - Josh: Is That Your House?

Tune in Friday at 8pm ET, and again Tuesday at 1pm ET on Public Radio 90, WNMU-FM 90.1 in Marquette, or online at wnmufm.org