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Jazz Concert

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July 17, 2014
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Erickson Center for the Arts
Curtis, MI United States


Erickson Center for the Arts

On Thursday, July 17th, the Horsens Music School Big Band and Wanna Be Jazz Band will perform at the Erickson Center for the Arts (ECA). The group is sponsored by the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp and will be traveling all the way from Horsens, Denmark, a city located near Copenhagen.


The Big Band consists of members ranging from 13-21 years of age, playing traditional jazz. Traveling with them is the Wanna Be Jazz band, made up of younger students working toward the Big Band. The Wanna Be consists of members ranging from 10-14 years of age.


Starting on July 7th, the two bands will begin their adventure in Iceland and Canada. They will then make their way to Michigan, stopping in Greenville before visiting the ECA here in Curtis. Band members will stay with host families in the Curtis area.


The concert starts at 7 p.m. at the ECA in Curtis, doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free but donations are always welcomed.