ADULT BIG BAND

Go Big!

Led by drummer Dave Bayles and trumpeter Eric Jacobson, the MJI Adult Big Band includes trumpets, trombones, saxophones, and rhythm section (piano, bass, guitar, vibes, drums). Music performed will include traditional big band swing literature, contemporary works, and Latin-style pieces. This is a great opportunity to play with a full band and learn about styles, techniques, dynamics, and improvisation. 

SCHEDULE

MJI is always happy to welcome new participants. Let us know if you would like to join a small combo, theory class, or the big band even if the current term has already begun.

SPRING TERM - $200 (13 sessions)
Wednesdays 8 to 9 p.m. at the Jazz Gallery (926 E Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212)
Classes begin February 5 with the program ending May 27 with a performance at the Jazz Gallery.

SUMMER TERM - $140 (8 sessions)

Wednesdays 8 to 9 p.m. at the Jazz Gallery (926 E Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212)
Start date: July 1

FALL TERM - $200 (16 sessions)

Wednesdays 8 to 9 p.m. at the Jazz Gallery (926 E Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212)
Start date: September 16

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414.234.5565

PO Box 170472, Milwaukee, WI 53217-0472

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