Jazz Dock Orchestra - modern big band
The Jazz Dock Orchestra presents original new works by one of its musical directors, Andy Schofield, alongside a classic repertoire by the great composer/arranger Thad Jones, who began the long tradition of Monday night big bands at New York's Village Vanguard in 1966.
You can enjoy works by Duke Ellington, Thad Jones/Mel Lewis, Gill Evans etc. as well as their own repertoire consisting of the best comopositions of the current Czech and international authors.
1. alt – Andy Schofield; 2. alt – Petr Kalfus;
1. tenor – Marcel Bárta; 2. tenor – Suzanne Higgins;
baryton sax – Jakub Cirkl
Trumpets: Petr Harmáček, Miroslav Hloucal, Miroslav Nováček Martin Jůzl
Trombones: Jan Jirucha, Štěpán Janoušek, Richard Šanda, Tomas Bialko;
Rhytm section: piano – Jiří Levíček; bass – Tomáš Baroš; drums – Daniel Šoltis.
Jazz Dock´s ten meters long futuristic bar is full of traditional and proven drinks and cocktails as well as specialities and news for anyone with fantasy. You can enjoy also Jazz Dock kitchen´s delicatessen and treat yourself a tasty dinner, all the time during musical production.
We had a very pleasant jazz evening with this group of professional musicians and in the warm atmosphere of the Jazz Dock. The soloists were all superb, especially Marcel Bárta's saxophone solos were breathtaking.
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