Soaring trumpets, robust trombones, wailing saxophones and swinging rhythm section…the sound of the Jazz Consortium Big Band at Durty Nellie's, 180 N. Smith St. in Palatine.
* * * * This is a Jazz Concert, not a dancing event * * * *
$10 Cover. Look for a table reserved for INDY. Please arrive by 5:45pm. Music 6:00pm-9:00pm.
FREE parking in the huge commuter garage behind Durty Nellie's.
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.
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 in Nellie's huge performance space. We will have a table on the main floor of the Performance room. Look for a Meetup sign. Food & spirits available.