The Kareem Kandi World Orchestra will be performing at The Swiss Restaurant & Pub in Tacoma WA on Sunday October 28th. I'll be joined by Greg Feingold on bass, Max Holmberg on drums, and special guest Bill Ramsay on baritone saxophone. We'll also be featuring students from our class at Ted Brown Music, The Weekly Jazz Workshop. 5pm, all ages welcome, no cover charge.
More information on our guest artist:
Saxophonist Bill Ramsay is a Northwest treasure who's been both leader and sideman in dozens of bands, not only in this region but also internationally. He recently played concerts in Brazil with former Count Basie Band members. He's played with many of the best known bands ever - Basie, Ellington, Goodman, Les Brown, Quincy Jones, Grover Mitchell, Maynard Ferguson and others. He was a regular at Red Kelly's in both Tumwater and Tacoma, is co-leader of the Ramsay-Kleeb Band, a founding member of the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, and in the Seattle Jazz Hall of Fame.