Come to Zal Gaz Grotto in Ann Arbor on Saturday, December 28, 2013 and enjoy a special program featuring jazz trumpeter Paul Finkbeiner with a 6-piece jazz band and a 16-piece string orchestra.
The ensemble will perform 12 Paul Keller arrangements of familiar standards like Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington), Sweet And Lovely, Triste (Antonio Carlos Jobim), Lady Be Good (Gershwin), I Got Rhythm (Gershwin) and seven others. These arrangements were recorded 8 years ago and appeared on a PKO Records CD called Sweet And Lovely which features the late great clarinetist from Milwaukee Chuck Hedges.
Showtime is 7 till 10 PM.
The jazz band for our performance will include trumpeter Paul Finkbeiner (as the main featured soloist), string bassist Paul Keller, pianist Duncan McMillan, vibraphonist Cary Kocher, drummer Pete Siers and guitarist Jake Reichbart.
Zal Gaz Grotto is located at 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. Lots of safe, free parking. No steps.