Marcus Printup JazzClubsNW

Jazz Clubs NW sponsors a week of Marcus Printup concerts, clinics and workshops. Marcus Printup, a trumpeter with the renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, will perform live on KPLU with local high school jazz students on October 15 at 12:15 p.m., and will be featured in a series of live jazz performances in the … Continue reading Marcus Printup JazzClubsNW

Festival names Danny Kolke Grand Marshal

http://www.valleyrecord.com/news/321077011 EVAN PAPPAS,  Snoqualmie Valley Record Reporter  Aug 7, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Aug 10, 2015 at Danny Kolke, founder of Boxley’s  Place, has been named Grand Marshal for the Festival at Mount Si. Being named a Grand Marshal of a city event is something that he never pictured. “My reaction was ‘wow.’ I think … Continue reading Festival names Danny Kolke Grand Marshal

Jazz band rocks: Mount Si selected for return to Essentially Ellington

Mention: ValleyRecord.com 2/25/2015 Original article available here: http://www.valleyrecord.com/news/293934971.html Comment:  Super proud of these kids.  And yes… that’s my daughter playing lead trumpet. Jazz band rocks: Mount Si selected for return to Essentially Ellington Mount Si High School Jazz Band I director Matt Wenman, right, cues his students in rehearsal for the band’s upcoming “Hot Java … Continue reading Jazz band rocks: Mount Si selected for return to Essentially Ellington

Mardi Gras celebration marching in North Bend

Originally posted: http://snovalleystar.com/2014/02/26/mardi-gras-celebration-marching-in-north-bend By Sherry Grindeland Musicians pause from the marching during a past Mardi Gras celebration. Beads, yes. Hurricane drinks on the sidewalk, no. But in North Bend it will be the traditional “laissez les bons temps rouler” when the Mardi Gras celebration takes to the streets at 5 p.m. March 4. “Laissez les … Continue reading Mardi Gras celebration marching in North Bend