We performed along with the IU Swing Dance Club at College Mall on December 15th
Thursday, Nov.14, 5:30-8p.m., $8 gen. adm., $6 students, Jazz Fables
presents Bloomington’s own Janiece Jaffe, singing
her Fall Jazz Fables concert with her
DaVida Trio +1: feat. Peter Lerner-guitar
(jazz recording guitarist from Chicago),
Dave Bruker-bass, + David Miller-trumpet, flugelhorn, performing Janiece’s versions of her favorite jazz classics, great American songbook classics, Jobim’s Bossa Novas, and pop tunes, incl. from her CD: Songs That Make You Feel This Way, Standing on the Edge, Saturday’s Child, Heart’s Desire, It Takes Two, & Keep the Flame Alive.
For this concert, they’ll perform classic standards from the Great American Songbook, such as:Bye Bye Blackbird (Mort Dixon), Come Rain or Come Shine(Harold Arlen), Days of Wine & Roses(Henry Mancini), Look for The Silver Lining (Jerome Kern), For All We Know,
No Moon At All, Some Other Time
(Leonard Bernstein),Wee Small Hours,
jazz classics: Undecided(Charlie Shavers), Brazilian song classics(Agua Da Beber, Zingaro-Antonio Carlos Jobim), & more.
Janiece has recorded her own CDs:
Songs That Make You Feel This Way,
Standing On the Edge,
WFHB’s Saturday’s Child.
It Takes Two, & her first CD:
Keep the Flame Alive.
Thursday Nov. 21, 5:30-8p.m., $9 gen.adm., $7 students, Jazz Fables Concert Series presents The John Raymond Quartet, featuring IU Asst. Jazz Prof./NYC jazz trumpeter/composer/band leader/recording artist John Raymond,
IU Asst. Prof./Chicago-based saxist/composer/band leader Greg Ward-alto sax, with IU Jazz Bass Prof. Jeremy Allen-bass, and IU 2nd year grad student Jameson Scriver-drums.
They’ll play primarily original contemporary jazz compositions by John Raymond and Greg Ward, including from their recent albums and more, plus their contemporary arrangements of jazz classics & standards.
Sunday, November 10
2:00 pm MC066 Cami Mennitte-Pereyra MM Jazz recital
4:00 pm MC070 Jameson Scriver MM Jazz recital
Monday, November 11
8:00 pm BCT Jazz Ensemble, Tom Walsh, Director
and the Plummer Jazz Quintet
Greg Ward, Director with
Special Guest Dayna Stephens, saxophone
Tuesday, November 12
8:30 pm Ford Hall Combo Concert
Dave Stryker Guitar Ensemble
Wayne Wallace Sextet 2
Wednesday, November 13
7:00 pm Joel Tucker recital at the Neal Marshall Black Culture Center Grand Hall
Sunday, November 17
2:00 pm MC066 Brendan Keller-Tuberg recital
4:00 pm MC070 Zach Finnegan recital
Monday, November 18
8:00 pm MAC Latin Jazz Ensemble, Wayne Wallace, Director
Tuesday, December 3
8:30-10p Ford Hall All-Campus Jazz Combo & Jazz Ensemble
Sunday, December 8
2:00 pm MC066 Jimmy Farace recital
4:00 pm MC070 Arman Sangalang recital
We performed for the residents at Gentry Park Senior Living Center on October 16th.
The Swing Time Bib Band did a 30 minute set at the 2019 Bloomington Street Fair on April 28th. We had the some swing dancers in the audience kicking up the dust.
Come join us at the Players Pub on November 25 for some toe tapping holiday dance music.
We performed to a rousing audience at Players Pub on Sunday, October 7th.
The Swing Time Big Band was happy to have a return performance at Stonecroft Health Campus at 1 pm on Sunday, August 19th.
The Swing Time Big Band performed at the Bloomington Farmers Market on Saturday, July 28th. Here’s a video: