December 17th, 2013 at 7pm at Brodniak Hall, Anacortes, Wa.|
Join the Anacortes and Mount Vernon High School Band Boosters for an evening featuring internationally acclaimed trumpeter Allen Vizzutti. A concert in three parts, Vizzutti will perform a concerto set, will be featured with the combined AHS and MVHS concert bands, and groove with the combined jazz bands.
All buyers will have their names and amount of tickets added to a will call list at the door of the event. No paper tickets are needed for admittance.
Anacortes Band Director: Ian Simensen
Mount Vernon Band Directors: Jacob Scherr and Matt Frost
Equally at home in a multitude of musical idioms, Allen Vizzutti has visited 40 countries and every state in the union to perform with a rainbow of artists and ensembles including Chick Corea, 'Doc' Severinsen, the NBC Tonight Show Band, the Airmen Of Note, the Army Blues and Army Symphony Orchestra, Chuck Mangione, Woody Herman, Japan's NHK Orchestra and the New Tokyo Philharmonic, the Budapest Radio Orchestra, the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, the Leipzig Wind Symphony and the Kosie Wind Orchestra. Performing as a classical and a jazz artist, often in the same evening, he has appeared as guest soloist with symphony orchestras in Tokyo, Germany, St. Louis, Seattle, Rochester N.Y., Syracuse, Milwaukee, Buffalo, Phoenix, Croatia, Slovenia, Edmonton, Vancouver and Winnipeg to name a few. Music lovers in Germany, Poland, England, Sweden, Brazil, Canada, Japan, Australia and the United States have heard his brilliant sound over the airwaves of national television. Allen's status as an artist has led to solo performances at the Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, Newport Jazz Festival, Banff Center for the Performing Arts, Montreaux Jazz Festival, the Teton, Vail, Aspen and Brechenridge Music Festivals, the Charles Ives Center and Lincoln Center in New York City.
From his home in Seattle Washington, Allen's current career activities embody an impressive schedule of recitals, concerts, recording and composing. His continued commitment to music education and the value of music in everyday life results in an extensive schedule of guest appearances at universities throughout North America, Europe, Japan and Australia.
|Tuesday Dec 17, 2013 7:00 PM - Tuesday Dec 17, 2013 9:00 PM | $1.00 - $10.00
Brodniak Hall (View)
1600 20th St
Anacortes, WA 98221
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|