Sunday, December 13, 2009

The Lehman Jazz Band Fall Concert - December 2, 2009 Hearth Room

The Lehman Jazz Band performs in the Hearth Room during the Dec. 2, 2009 concert.
Bassist Daniel Loayza meets tuba great Bob Stewart who attended the concert.
James Kane on guitar and Daniel Loayza on bass acompany Aaron Sachs during a tenor saxophone solo.
Aaron Sachs solos on the tenor saxophone and Karl Watson solos on clarinet during a tribute to Artie Shaw.
James Kane on guitar and Daniel Loayza on bass perform in the Hearth Room during the Dec. 2 Jazz Band Concert. David Segal played drums.

Friday, November 27, 2009

The Lehman Jazz Band in concert - November 22, 2009

The Lehman Jazz Band directed by Armando Rodriguez.

Vocalist Felix Otero sings The Way You Look Tonight.
Brian Cole solos on Harlem Nocturne.

Karl Watson recreates Artie Shaw's solo on Begin the Beguine.

Scott Castle solos on the alto saxophone.
Tom Mueller on flugelhorn.
Alto saxophonist William Forero solos with the band.
Big Band veteran Aaron Sachs playing clarinet on Let's Dance.
Photos by Dora Villani.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Lehman Jazz Band

Lehman College at night.
Karl Watson rehearses an Artie Shaw solo with the band.
Aaron Sachs solos with the band in a rehearsal on Nov. 18, 2009.
George Saenz on Bass Trombone
The Trumpet Section

Big Band Broadway Broadcast

Big Band Broadway Broadcast

November 22, 2009 Set Theater 2:00 P.M.

Tangerine... Johnny Mercer/Victor Schertzinger Arranged by John Berry
Let's Dance... Gregory Stone/Joseph Bonime Transcribed by Douglas Rust
I Could Write A Book... Lorenz Hart/Richard Rogers Arranged by Mike Tomaro
Willow Weep For Me... Ann Ronell Arranged by Bob Brookmeyer
The Way You Look Tonight... Dorothy Fields/Jerome Kern Arranged by Roger Holmes
Yardbird Suite.... Charlie Parker Arranged by Mark Taylor
Begin the Beguine... Cole Porter Transcribed by Jeff Hest
My Funny Valentine... Lorenz Hart/Richard Rodgers Arranged by Jerry Nowak
Harlem Nocturne ... Earle Hagen Arranged by Earle Hagen
You Brought A New Kind Of Love... Fain/Kahal/Norman Arranged by Nelson Riddle
Moonlight Serenade... Glenn Miller Transcribed by Jeff Hest
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas...Hugh Martin/Ralph Blaine Arranged by Dave Wolpe

Lehman Jazz Band
Directed by Armando Rodriguez

Felix Otero
Scott Castle
Brian Cole
William Forero
Aaron Sachs
Hugh Glover
Karl Watson
Ed Seldin
Tom Mueller
Pete Maldonado
Paul Piteo
Mario Mazzola
Harvey Lackey
Leonard Walworth
Rob Stattel
Oscar Guzman
Anthony Williams
George Saenz
James Kane
Carly Nage
Makana McDonald
Daniel Loayza
David Segal

Thursday, November 12, 2009

In Rehearsal, November

Lehman Jazz Band Trumpet Section. From left, Tom Mueller, Ed Seldin, Pete Maldonado, Mario Mazzola and Harvey Lackey

Lehman Jazz Band

Daniel Loayza on Bass

These photos were taken by Ron LoPinto on Oct. 19, 2009.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

The Lehman College Jazz Band directed by Armando Rodriguez will perform on November 22, 2009 and December 2, 2009.

The Lehman College Jazz Band will perform music from the 1940's in two special concerts titled Big Band Broadway Broadcast. The concerts will feature the music of Artie Shaw , Glenn Miller and others. These performances will be in the style of a radio broadcast. The November 22nd concert will be at 2:00 in the Studio Theater. The December 2nd concert will be at 12:00 in Room 330 of the Music Building. Admission is Free.