The Thad Jones Lineage
Christine Jensen, Artistic Director
Works by THAD JONES, BOB BROOKMEYER, JIM MCNEELY, TED NASH, MARIA SCHNEIDER, DARCY JAMES ARGUE, ED NEUMEISTER, AYN INSERTO
In this concert, McGill Jazz Orchestra I plays tribute to Thad Jones. Known for forming the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra as well as outstanding work in many small and large group settings, Thad Jones is considered by many to be one of jazz's most influential trumpeters, composers, and bandleaders.