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Jazz Consortium Big Band at Durty Nellie's in Palatine

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That sound! The irresistible sound of soaring trumpets, robust trombones, wailing saxophones and swinging rhythm section…the sound of the Jazz Consortium Big Band (http://www.jcbigband.com/#%21). The Jazz Consortium Big Band is a swinging, rocking, roaring 17-piece Chicago big band that celebrates the best Swing and Jazz-Rock big band music.

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Since its inception in 1975, the Jazz Consortium Big Band has featured well-known music from such iconic big bands as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller, and contemporary big bands like Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson and Thad Jones-Mel Lewis, plus original compositions by band members.

Led by saxophonist Roy Vombrack, this Chicago area big band plays a variety of Jazz, Swing and Jazz-Rock music that appeals to all ages. The Jazz Consortium Big Band performs at Durty Nellie's every month (second Sunday) in their huge performance space. We will have a table on the main floor of the Performance room. Always some room for Dancing! Food & spirits available.

Music 6:00 - 9:00

6:00-6:45: Barrington High School Rithum Machine

$10 Cover. (No Meetup fee) Good Food & Spirits.

FREE parking in the huge garage behind Durty Nellie's.

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