Compaq Big Band
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2013 8:00 PM EST
(7:00 PM Doors)
Scullers Jazz Club, Boston, MA
Legendary trumpet player Wayne Bergeron joins the 20-piece Compaq Big as their Special Guest Artist. One of the most sought-after jazz trumpet players in the world today, among his many accomplishments Wayne runs his own big band in Los Angeles and is the lead player in Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band. For more on Wayne go to www.waynebergeron.com.
The Compaq Big Band showcases the power of 14 horns, a cookin’ rhythm section, the incomparable Rebecca Holtz on vocals, and terrific instrumental soloists. The January 9th performance will feature Wayne Bergeron on arrangements from his big band, as well as charts done for Maynard Ferguson, plus selections from the great album with Diane Schuur fronting the Count Basie Orchestra, and much more.
The Compaq Big Band will be hosting a trumpet clinic presented by Wayne Bergeron at Scullers from 5:00pm to 6:00pm the day of this performance. The trumpet clinic is not sponsored by Scullers Jazz Club, and ticketing will be done separately and directly by the band – details are posted at www.compaqbigband.com. Please do not contact Scullers regarding the trumpet clinic.