Mon, Apr 10 Frankie's
VANCOUVER LEGACY JAZZ ORCHESTRA: TRIBUTE TO OLIVER NELSON
Time 8:00 pm
Vancouver Legacy Jazz Orchestra is an 18 piece Jazz Ensemble that features many of the Vancouver's finest musicians including Rod Murray, Bill Runge, Derry Byrne, Sharman King, and many more. As the name suggests, the band plays the music of many great legacy composers such as Rob McConnell, Thad Jones, Count Basie, Bob Florence, etc. The band is formed and run by a young Vancouver-based trumpet player, Michael Kim, and is led by one of Vancouver's most accomplished Arrangers/Composers, Fred Stride. For this concert, the VLJO will be playing two sets of Oliver Nelson’s compositions.