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Chatham Community Band Offers Live Jazz CD

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 • 11:15pm

The Chatham Community Band Jazz Ensemble, part of the Chatham Community Band, performs big band swing music ranging from 1930s and '40s hits of bands like Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, and Duke Ellington to more contemporary charts from bands like Buddy Rich and Doc Severinsen. The band has been playing throughout Northern New Jersey since its founding in 2007 and can provide a full 17-piece big band, or a smaller 10-piece “Little Big Band” for smaller venues.
 
CD includes a representative selection of the CCB-Jazz Repertoire:
1. Things Ain’t What They Used To Be (Duke Ellington)
2. Harlem Nocturne
3. Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (Buddy Rich)
4. Margie (Little Big Band)
5. April In Paris (Count Basie)
All are unedited recordings of live performances. The Chatham Community Band Jazz Ensemble is a diverse
group of musicians of all ages and walks of life who enjoy coming together to pursue their love of jazz and swing music. For more information please visit www.ccb-jazz.org or contact Musical Director George Estes at
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