Jim Erickson Trio – Jim – piano, Jan Wheaton – vocals, Laurie Lang – Bass
Come and enjoy playing music with other high school friends, community members and area professional jazz musicians.
This week we will feature.
Dan Wallach – sax (leader of jazz combos at MHS and amazing all around saxophonist and teacher)
*Becca May Grant – piano (composer & gospel jazz queen of Madison’s FOL)
*Rick Flowers – drums (very talented multi-instrumentalist and composer)
Laurie Lang – bass (MHS Jazz Mama)
John Becker, the AMAZING, Sauk Trail, magic, music teaching Man on keys and also some drums; the most grooving drummer around Mr Jim Huwe; JazzBassMama Laurie Lang on Bass; Jan Wheaton -vocals will stop by to sing a few holiday tunes to warm the stage and MHS grand alumni, Chance Stine on saxophone will appear as well as all the wonderful students of MHS music program and others who want a piece of the action.
This jam targets Middleton high school students but is really open to the whole community– come out and hear the music and/or join in the music making.
Doug Brown (MHS band director)- drums
Jim Erickson – piano
Dan Wallach – sax
Laurie Lang – bass
Sunday Jazz at Sequoya – The Jim Erickson Trio
The Jim Erickson Trio, with Jan Wheaton, vocals, and Laurie Lang, bass, plays strong, swinging jazz and Latin favorites. Sweetened with gorgeous ballads, this piano, vocal, bass trio, offers a tasty recipe for any Sunday afternoon concert. Performances will be in the large meeting rooms off to the side from the “Ask Here” desk; most performances are 1:30-3:30 with a set break in the middle. Produced in partnership with the Madison Jazz Society with funding by Friends of Sequoya Library.