|Title: ||Central Illinois Jazz Society|
|Description: ||The Central Illinois Jazz Society|
Serving Central Illinois Since 1978
CIJS House Band
At 6:00 p.m.
Judy Page Project
At 7:15 p.m.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Jazz Nights in the Heights at Trailside Event Center, second floor of Trefzger's Bakery, 4416 N. Prospect Road, Peoria Heights.
Longtime vocalist Judy Page brings forth a new musical project featuring old and new musician friends she's had the pleasure of being associated with during her 50+ years in the entertainment business. Having been a lead and backup vocalist for numerous bands and shows, Judy brings to this project longtime friends and fellow phenomenal musicians, Steve Degenford on lead guitar, and saxophonist/flute player David Parkinson, well-known for their own fruitful musical careers. Adding to the evening of jazz will be Peoria's own Jason Brannon, who brings fantastic percussion to the stage, and from Galesburg, the smooth keyboard sounds of Daniel Leahy and over the top sounds of bass player extraordinaire, Andy Crawford.
Judy's repertoire includes jazz standards from the 1920's, 30's, and 40's, showtunes, even a little jazzy/blues and R&B will round out her performance for the evening. This concert promises an abundance of talent and music sure to please your need for solid jazz instrumentals and vocalizing.
The Central Illinois Jazz Society House Band will play during the first set, under the leadership of Larry Harms - sax
. The CIJS House Band features outstanding jazz musicians from the area. They will present a mixture of jazz styles. For more information visit www.cijs.org or call 243-1582. Food and beverages are available for purchase at this live jazz program.
Admission: $6.00 Members $8.00 Non-Members Students are free
The Central Illinois Jazz Society (CIJS) is a non-profit organization that is open to anyone who enjoys jazz. You do not have to be a musician to be a member or to attend our programs. Please consider joining the Central Illinois Jazz Society and supporting live jazz.