Robin Jessome’s Birth of Cool Orchestra at The Jazz Room
March 31 @ 8:00 pm
Robin Jessome’s Birth of the Cool Orchestra
Local trombonist and band leader brings together an exciting 9-piece ensemble to recreate the classic Miles Davis album along with other “cool” inspired arrangements.
Featuring musicians from Kitchener/Waterloo, Guelph, and Toronto the unique group showcases the “chamber-jazz” sound pioneered by the compositions and arrangements of Gil Evans and Gerry Mulligan that spearheaded the “cool” style of the 1950’s.
Presented by the Grand River Jazz Society.
Doors open at 6:30 P.M. Come for dinner; stay for music!
Show starts at 8:00 P.M. Ends at 10:30 P.M.
Cover Charge: $25.00 / person.