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Jazz Education Network – Workshop on “Bird Lives”

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


Jazz Education Network
Dallas, TX United States
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