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Jazz Education Network – Workshop on “Bird Lives”

January 7, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Who’s going to JEN in Dallas?
Two events:
1.   Jan 7
Workshop – 2p – 2:50p
“Bird Lives, the Making of”
With Trust and Faith, Two Arrangers Recast Charlie Parker Over Long Distance for Big Band and Strings
I will share my experience and challenges co-arranging Charlie Parker songs for “Bird Lives” album with Swedish Arranger who has a different style.

Listen: https://actmusic.lnk.to/BirdLives

SWR Big Band & Strings  – co-arranged by Magnus Lindgren & John Beasley 

Magnus Lindgren / music director, flute & tenor sax
John Beasley / piano & keys

Chris Potter / tenor sax
Joe Lovano / tenor sax
Miguel Zenon / alto sax
Tia Fuller / alto sax
Charles McPherson / alto sax
Camille Bertault / vocal
Pedrito Martinez / percussion
Munyungo Jackson / percussion

2. Jan 8 –  Commission for exclusive and debut performance at JEN during opening ceremony.
“Lost Pages” by John Beasley for big band
Free download to JEN members for two months only.


January 7, 2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Jazz Education Network
Dallas, TX United States
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