March 22 Mainstream Jazz: Mike Vax - "Spreading Trumpet Joy" w/ Jesse McGuireMike Vax-trumpet, Jesse McGuire-trumpet, Nick Manson-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Cleve Huff-drums
Mike Vax is an International Artist for the Getzen Musical Instrument Company. He is also a Summit Records recording artist.
He has played lead and solo trumpet with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, the Clark Terry Big Bad Band, and the U.S. Navy Show Band.
Mike has also performed and/or recorded with such greats as Art Pepper, Gene Krupa, Cab Calloway, Al Grey, Freddy Hubbard, John Handy, Don Ellis, Don Jacoby, Louie Bellson, Joe Williams, Anita O'Day, June Christy, Barbara McNair, the Four Freshmen, The Glenn Miller, Harry James, and Jimmy Dorsey Orchestras, The Navy Commodores, The Army Blues, The Army Jazz Ambassadors, The Air Force Falconaires, the Beverly Hills Unlisted Jazz Band, and the Dukes of Dixieland in New Orleans.
He will appear with an all-star group of AZ musicians, including fellow trumpet virtuoso Jesse McGuire, for this special evening of "Spreading Trumpet Joy".
Admission: $15 General, $12 Seniors (60+) & JiA members, $5 Students w/ ID