Jazz Band to Present End-of-Year Concert at Wabash
by Karen Handley
April 8, 2005
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The Wabash College Jazz Band will present its year-end concert on
Tuesday, April 12 at 8 p.m. in Salter Concert Hall in the Fine Arts
The Jazz Band, which includes student and community members, will
perform Opus One by Sid Garris and Sy Oliver; Oye Como Va
by Tito Puente; Prelude To A Kiss by Duke Ellington, Irving
Mills, and Irving Gordon; Cute by Neal Hefti; I Heard It
Through The Grapevine by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong;
Groovin’ High by Dizzy Gillespie; Blue Train by John
Coltrane; Saving All My Love For You by Gerry Goffin and Michael
Masser and arranged by Stephen Robinett; Doxy by Sonny Rollins.
They will finished their program with In The Mood by Joe Garland.
The Jazz Band is under the direction of Stephen Robinett. Robinett is a
professional trumpeter and has traveled with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra,
the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, the Guy Lombardo Orchestra, and more.
Robinett has also toured with stars like Perry Como, Andy Williams, Pia
Zadora, Burt Bacharach, Steve Lawrence and Edy Gorme, and the O’Jay’s.
Admission to the concert is free and it is open to the public.