May 28, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The combo will be playing one set of all original music, composed and arranged by the band. The Big Band will be playing two short sets of music with a mix of styles, including Blue Jive Five (Count Basie), Hymn the Freedom (Oscar Peterson), and Riverscape (Fred Sturm), among others, and an original composition from June Ulloa-Nielson.
Venue Phone: (780) 432-0428
Venue Website: https://yardbirdsuite.com
Band membersLittlebirds Director, Joel Gray
Sam Heintzman, Trumpet
Shaan Graham, Tenor Saxophone
Caleb Hunt, Baritone Saxophone
Piano, June Ulloa-Nielson
Bass, Lucas Bisonnette
Drums, Jack Warry
Littlebirds Big Band:
Alto Saxes: Kian Merkosky, Michelle Makila
Tenor Saxes: Shaan Graham, Dylan Lindsay
Baritone Sax: Caleb Hunt
Trumpets: Sam Heintzman, Ntibem Mencha Fonji, Anna Heintzman
Trombones: Brett Merkosky, Tori Greenan, Jonah Collins, Yitian Fan
Piano: June Ulloa-Nielson
Guitar: Ryan Simmons
Bass: Lucas Bisonnette
Drums: Tony Flanagan
Tickets will also be available at the door if not previously sold out online.
Doors open at 6:00 pm.