Sat, Jan 25|
Roscoe's Jazz Lounge
JRE with Guests, Edmund Velasco and Michael Le Van
Enjoy timeless classics from hard bop to fusion performed by seasoned pros, faculty, students, and community members.
Time & Location
Jan 25, 2020, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Roscoe's Jazz Lounge, 730 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA
About the Event
Jazz Repertory Ensemble (JRE) is a community outreach program of SoCal Jazz Academy led by bassist Karim Yengsep and carries the mission of spreading awareness of Academy's educational programming in the community. It provides a platform for faculty, community members, and seasoned pros to meet, interact, and learn in a safe and artistically stimulating environment.
Since its inception in February of 2019, JRE has performed regularly at venues such as Campus JAX (Newport Beach), Ziing's (Fullerton), AFM Local 7 Milton Foster Recital Hall (Santa Ana), Back Bay Bistro (Newport Beach), and Roscoe's Jazz Lounge (Long Beach).
- Edmund Velasco (tenor) and Michael Le Van (piano)
- Wes Perry (tenor, soprano)
- Darnell Wyrick (alto, flute)
- Bill Sornstein (trumpet)
- Larry Anders (trumpet)
- Joe Tabris (valve trombone)
- Gary Haendiges (trombone)
- Brad Yamamoto (trumpet)
- Gustavo Aranibar (guitar)
- John Rush (drums)
- Karim Yengsep (bass, director)