The Bill Warfield Big Band

Bill Warfield,
Recognized as a dynamic and innovative composer, bandleader and trumpeter, Bill Warfield has energized audiences, performers and writers for more than two decades. He holds an M.M. in Jazz Commercial Trumpet from the Manhattan School of Music. Bill received the William H. Borden Award for Outstanding Accomplishment in Jazz/Commercial Music, The Carmine Caruso Award for Outstanding Musicality and Trumpet Performance and the Maynard Ferguson Scholarship

The first set will largely be Stevie Wonder tunes but the second set will be a combination of everything else in the book, Miles Davis (Bitches Brew), Weather Report, Latin Jazz, Hard Bop as well as some of the original material from our recordings.
The personnel are
Reeds: Matt Hong, Mark Phaneuf, Frank Basile
Trumpets: Jon Owens, Colin Brigstocke, John Eckert, Bill Warfield
Trombones: Tim Sessions, Sam Burtis
Guitar: Vic Juris,
Piano: Jill McCarron,
Bass: Gene Perla,
Drums: Scott Neumann