Latin Jazz Concert at the John Anthony Theater at Collin College, Saturday, Nov 3rd, 2012 8pm
2800 E Spring Creek Pkwy
Tickets $5 at the door, free admission with any student ID
The TI Jazz Band and the Collin Latin Jazz Ensemble are holding a joint concert featuring Latin Jazz music. The Texas Instruments Jazz Band is a full 18-piece big band. The group has performed at the world renowned Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in July of 2000 and the Cancun Jazz Festival in 2012. Other notable venues include: Artfest, Montage, The Meyerson Symphony Center, The Starplex Amphitheater, and The Texas Jazz Festival.
Artists who have performed with the band include Clark Terry, Kurt Elling,Blue Lou Marini, Tom Bones Malone, Wayne Bergeron, Delfeayo Marsalis,Marvin Stamm,Peter Erskine, Randy Brecker,Leon Breeden, Gregg Bissonette, Lorraine Feather, Kevin Mahogany, Frank Mantooth, Bobby Militello, Bob Mintzer,Denis DiBlasio, Bobby Shew, Kim Richmond, Clay Jenkins, Terell Stafford, Chuchito Valdez, Tim Ries, Scott Whitfield, Chris Vadala, Carol Welsman, Kim Park, Sandra Booker, Sarah Kervin, Kathy Kosins, Willie Thomas, and Galen Jeter.