Spokane Jazz Orchestra Tickets
Whoever likes listening to jazz music is in for a treat because the Spokane Jazz Orchestra show is about to begin. The jazz genre has a long history and it has been a part of the music scene for the past many decades. Jazz music garnered mainstream popularity in the 30s and since then huge jazz ensembles have been performing live throughout the world. Some of the popular artists who were referred to as the legends of this field are Bob Haring, Ted Lewis, Roger Wolfe Kahn and Ben Selvin. In the initial stages an ensemble of 10 pieces used to perform live which later on evolved to 17 and so on. The standard 17 piece jazz orchestra consist of a team of professionals playing trombones, trumpets, piano, drums, guitar, saxophone, electric bass and several other musical instruments. Unlike rock, hip hop and country, jazz is the most unique and innovative genre. People who prefer listening to ingenious music laced with artistic material can get their Spokane Jazz Orchestra tickets right away.
The Spokane Jazz Orchestra is one of the oldest and the finest professional 17 piece bands. In the Spokane Jazz society, this jazz orchestra has been a flagship ensemble for over 30 years now. Every time the annual Spokane Jazz Orchestra concert takes place a number of exciting guest artists are seen joining the crew. The ensemble consists of four sections, the woodwind section, trumpet section, rhythm section and trombone section. Some of the very talented instrumentalists that perform under these sections are Terry Lack, Scott Jones, Dan Carlson, David Sluttz and Craig Landron. These men are responsible for giving sold out jazz performances at a number of event complexes all over the nation. If you want a confirmed entry at the upcoming show then you must be having the Spokane Jazz Orchestra tickets with you by now.
In 1975, the jazz orchestra was incorporated as the flagship ensemble of the Spokane Jazz Society and the first four successful seasons were conducted by the talented music director Bruce Preuninger. SJO is known for providing the audience with a number of jazz related styles in its live performances. Some of these amazing styles range from Dixieland and Swing-era to contemporary repertoire. Apart from amusing the jazz listeners with entertainment based programs, SJO also provides the people with educational services. Such programs mostly take place in the form of a workshop and are usually conducted as part of area jazz festivals and community concerts. One of the SJO’s very successful regional school outreach program was "We Came To Play!".
The Spokane Jazz Orchestra has been entertaining the world for over 3 decades and in the past years many world famous guest artists have been a part of their live performances. Some of the very talented stars that have previously been associated with SJO are Della Reese, The Four Freshmen, Diana Krall, Frank Foster, Joe Williams and Dizzy Gillespie. Every year in Spokane’s Metropolitan Performing Arts Center, the orchestra provides the jazz listeners with at least 4 concerts. Some of the other shows where they are repeatedly been seen performing consist of the Brown’s Addition Artfest and Coeur d’ Alene’s Art on the Green. Other than that, SJO has been a part of some of the major community fundraising concerts in the past years and is still on the go to entertain people for a cause. Let’s not forget the annual fireworks concert that takes place on 4th July every year. SJO has been performing live at this event repeatedly on public’s demand. They are outstanding and very well organized and that is why they enjoy such a massive fan following from around the globe. They are the true pioneers when it comes to jazz music. Whoever wishes to be a part of the upcoming session can reserve the best Spokane Jazz Orchestra tickets today.