Jazz Grandstand

BGH Classics Series

RSMI Program for Jazz

Bennett Gordon Hall
Friday, June 15, 2018
5:00 PM
Gates Open
6:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $10
No lawn sales

Program

Ensemble One

So Help Me God:   Jalen Baker
Pulse:   Sean Riddle
Paw Prints:   Gabriel Landa
West Oak:   Theodore Davis
Code In:   Luca Mendoza

 

Theodore Davis, tenor saxophone
Jalen Baker, vibraphone
Luca Mendoza, piano
Gabriel Landa, drums
Sean, bass

Coached by Rufus Reid

Ensemble Two

For the Seekers:   Armir Lee
Amalgamation:   Bryson Wheeler
The Long Way:   William Gorman
9.8m/s2:   Mikailo Kasha
Overload:   Matthew Smith

 

Armir Lee, alto saxophone
Bryson Wheeler, trombone
William Gorman, piano
Mathew Smith, drums
Mikailo Kasha, bass

Coached by Billy Childs

Armir Lee’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Oyama Charitable Foundation Fellowship.

Ensemble Three

Soul of a Harper:   Dishan Harper
Perihelion:   Shawn Fernandez Villanueva
Hot Air Balloon:   Mason Margut
Vous êtes Swing:   Eric Dunpont
Russian Trane:   Sarah Hanahan

 

Shawn Fernandez Villanueva, trumpet
Sarah Hanahan, alto saxophone
Mason Margut, piano
Eric Dupont, drums
Dishan Harper, bass

Coached by Tim Hagans

Shawn Fernandez Villanueva's participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the National Federation of Music Clubs Rose Smith Thomas Award.

Sarah Hanahan’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Grace Bersted Fellowship.

Mason Margut’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Ann & Bruce Bachmann Family Fellowship.

Eric Dupont’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Ravinia Associates Board Program for Jazz Fellowship.

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