The Michael Nearpass Large Ensemble at JRAC.
12/19/19 - The Michael Nearpass Large Ensemble performed Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's "THE NUTCRACKER SUITE" at Chris Anderson's Jazz Record Art Collective, JRAC, in Chicago. Saxes: Brent Griffin, Artie Black, Hunter Diamond, Dustin Laurenzi, Alex Blomarz, Trumpets: John Moore, Chad McCullough, Drew Hansen, Chris Davis, Trombones: Luke Malewicz, Josh Torrey, Michael Nearpass, Piano: Carl Kennedy, Bass: Katie Ernst, Drums: Clif Wallace. Artist for the evening, creating artwork in response to the music, was Arthur Wright.
Photos by Harvey Tillis