The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra Set to Electrify Birdland with Grammy-Nominated Big Band Jazz

Article Contributed by Jazz Promo Services | Published on Saturday, January 27, 2024

Birdland, the iconic jazz club in the heart of New York City, is thrilled to announce the return of The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra to its main stage. On Sunday, February 11 at 5:30pm, the audience will be treated to an exceptional one-set performance from this acclaimed 17-piece jazz ensemble.

Now in its 17th year, The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra continues to dazzle with its dynamic and powerful sound. The show will feature Grammy-nominated big band arrangements and originals by Pete McGuinness, whose talents extend beyond arranging to jazz singing and educational contributions as a Professor of Arranging at William Paterson University's esteemed jazz program.

This special performance at Birdland is not just a concert, but a showcase of some of the finest jazz musicians in New York City. The orchestra, composed of seasoned artists, has connections to legendary bands led by Maria Schneider, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich, Jimmy Heath, John Fedchock, Lionel Hampton, Mike Holober, among others. This collective experience ensures a night of unparalleled musicianship and a true celebration of jazz.

Tickets for this one-time event are expected to sell quickly. Fans are encouraged to secure their seats early for an evening of spectacular jazz music.

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Don't miss this opportunity to witness the electrifying performance of The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra at Birdland. Join us on February 11 at 5:30 pm for a jazz experience you will never forget.