Cleveland Jazz Orchestra: "The Big Easy Meets the Northcoast"

By BLU Jazz+ (other events)

Saturday, February 22 2020 8:00 PM 11:00 PM

"Let the good times swing" as premier Northeast Ohio jazz ensemble returns for a very special Mardi Gras themed show featuring vocalist Reggie Bowens! Bring the whole family & celebrate the sounds of New Orleans jazz with us at BLU!

For 35 years, The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra has been Northeast Ohio’s premier jazz voice. Led by trombonist, composer & arranger, Paul Ferguson, the CJO promotes jazz in its historical and contemporary forms, through concerts with gifted jazz musicians, arrangers, composers and educators in northeast Ohio. The CJO aims for worldwide recognition in cooperation with guest artists, and looks to shepherd young musicians toward the future of jazz. This season exemplifies this mission and vision through a variety of new music, new compositions and arrangements, and a stellar line-up of well-known guest artists and young up-and-coming talent.

Join us as the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra continues their 2019-2020 concert season with a very swingin’ special show at BLU Jazz+, get your tickets now!

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About "The Big Easy Meets the Northcoast"

For the first time in 35 years, the CJO will be throwing a Mardi Gras party! “Let the Good Times Swing!” The CJO will be joined by vocalist Reggie Bowens – don’t miss our reverent and creative spins on some of the most fun music ever created.