SO MUCH FUN! We’ve been jamming on the blues every session but also featuring different tunes students have learned and Dec. 6 theme was Miles Davis tunes and we were joined by Halie "So What Miles" Brown— with tons of sweet trumpet.
December 20th we'll still play tons of blues in various keys and hit some Christmas & Holiday favs. We will feature Mr. Becker, the AMAZING, Sauk Trail, magic, music teaching Man on keys and also some drums; the most grooving drummer around Mr Jim Huwe; JazzBassMama Laurie Lang on Bass; Professor Dan Wallach on Sax; Jan Wheaton -vocals will stop by to sing a few holiday tunes to warm the stage and MHS grand alumni, Chance Stine on saxophone will appear as well as all the wonderful students of MHS music program and others who want a piece of the action.
Possible songlist: (send me your email if you'd like copies of any music to prepare yourself for the jam) C- Jam Blues Sonnymoon for 2 (Bb) Blue Bossa Straight no Chaser (Bb) Everyday i Have the Blues Freddie the Freeloader (Bb) Watermelon Man Holiday Theme Songs Christmas Song (Mel Torme) Jingle Bells (Giant Steps changes on the chorus) Silent Night -- with All Blues bassline and more...
Laurie Lang Croasdale