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Beer City Saxophone Ensemble Concert To Benefit Habitat Kent

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     The Beer City Saxophone Ensemble will perform on Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. in a concert featuring a wide variety of jazz arrangements with rhythm section.  This event is open to the public at Christ Lutheran Church, 2350 44th Street SW, Wyoming, Michigan.  This swinging group includes saxophonists Gary McCourry, Jim Hayward, Mike Lutley, Tom Lockwood, Tom Stansell, Greg Marsden, and Bob Nixon and will be joined by pianist Steve Talaga, drummer Eddie Eicher and bassist Joe Oprea.  Free will offerings will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Kent County.

b2ap3_thumbnail_FullSizeRenderMA28380062-0003.jpg(The Beer City Saxophone Ensemble) 

     The program will feature jazz arrangements of standards such as “Out of Nowhere”, “I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart”, and “It Could Happen to You” among others. The group will also perform compositions by bebop great Charlie Parker arranged in a “Supersax” style for 5 saxophones and rhythm section. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy this unique group made up of some of West Michigan’s finest jazz musicians.

     For additional information about this event, contact Gary McCourry at (845) 913-5058. For a taste of their sound watch the video below from a performance last summer. 

 

The Beer City Saxophone Ensemble will perform on Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. in a concert featuring a wide variety of jazz arrangements with rhythm section.  This event is open to the public at Christ Lutheran Church, 2350 44th Street SW, Wyoming, Michigan.  This swinging group includes saxophonists Gary McCourry, Jim Hayward, Mike Lutley, Tom Lockwood, Tom Stansell, Greg Marsden, and Bob Nixon and will be joined by pianist Steve Talaga, drummer Eddie Eicher and bassist Joe Oprea.  Free will offerings will benefit Habitat for Humanity.

The program will feature jazz arrangements of standards such as “Out of Nowhere”, “I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart”, and “It Could Happen to You” among others. The group will also perform compositions by bebop great Charlie Parker arranged in a “Supersax” style for 5 saxophones and rhythm section. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy this unique group made up of some of West Michigan’s finest jazz musicians.

 

For additional information about this event, contact Gary McCourry at (845) 913-5058.

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