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Junius Courtney Big Band featuring Denise Perrier
December 08, 2013
"The Holidays" at Duke's Place"
Sunday, December 8
The Junius Courtney Big Band featuring Denise Perrier invites you to get into the spirit early this year. On Sunday, December 8th at 8 PM, this swingin’ 19-piece jazz ensemble heats ups Yoshi's Oakland, the best jazz club around, with their new show, “The Holidays at Duke’s Place.” They’ll feature selections from the Ellington/ Strayhorn “Nutcracker,” plenty of other Duke/ Strayhorn collaborations, and the camaraderie of Thad Jones, Mingus and the Count. Denise Perrier, lauded as one of the best vocalists on the jazz scene, swings the season into high gear. Your hottest holiday invitation has arrived, and the band wants to see you in the house at Duke’s Place! The Juniuses have been packing YOSHIs for the past five years, and we don't want you left out in the cold! Reserve your tix today…
For more information about the band, other upcoming events and to join the JCBB mailing list, visit: www.juniuscourtneybigband.com
"The Junius Courtney Big Band featuring the supremely stylish Denise Perrier…is an act capable of cutting far better-know orchestras. Look out!" -- Andy Gilbert, jazz journalist