What: Nebraska Jazz Orchestra Presents Summer Time. Featuring the 2021 Young Lions All-Star Band
When: Thursday, June 3rd at 7p
Livestream Concert on the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra’s Facebook page
On the final concert of their season, the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra will play summer time favorites such as “Summertime,” “Hot House,” “Struttin’ With Some Barbecue,” “A Warm Breeze,” and “Once Upon a Summertime.”
The Young Lions All-Star Band was selected by audition and is directed by Ed Love, NJO Music Director. The ensemble, made up of students under 21 years old from across the state, will perform on one half of this NJO concert. They will perform a different arrangement of “Summertime” and “Big Red Blues,” which was composed especially for the 2019 Young Lions by Bob Washut.