Rob Parton's Big Band Christmas Reunion with vocalist Leslie Beukelman and Riverside-Brookfield High School Jazz Band
Wed, Dec 18 2019, 7:00pm - $15, $5 (17 & under) - Tickets
Performing the music of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Chicago composer/arrangers and various seasonal favorites. Riverside-Brookfield High School Jazz Band opens the show at 7 pm; Rob Parton Big Band goes on at 7:30 pm.
FitzGerald's former Sunday Big Band Jazz regular ROB PARTON BIG BAND returns to Berwyn. Parton is one of Chicago’s busiest and versatile trumpet players. While he is well known as a trumpet artist, performer, and bandleader, he is also active within the academic side of higher education at Capital University in Columbus Ohio. Parton has been the Associate Professor of Trumpet at Capital University in Columbus Ohio since Fall 2010. Prior to this position, Parton was a tenured, Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Trumpet in Chicago.
Doors open at 6 pm. Take out is available from Capri Ristorante, right next door to the club.
Adult tickets ($15) available at TicketWeb and the club; children pay at the door.
Sponsored by New Belgium Brewing Company.