About This Event
In compliance with COVID-19 health and safety practices single event tickets will not be sold to the 2021 PDX Jazz Festival. Guest parties will be seated together at their designated table. Tables will be safely distanced and may be purchased for 2 guests, 4 guests, or 6 guests. Each show is limited to 50 guests. Face masks are required for entry into the venue and must be worn when not seated at your table. Everyones temperature will be taken at the door before entry and hand sanitizer will be provided upon request. The PDX All Star Pandemic Big Band includes players from the best PDX Big Bands over the year. Theyll be performing classic arrangements as well as representative charts from the many Portland Big Bands over the years such as the Carlton Jackson/Dave Mills Big Band, Art Abrams Big Band, Portland Jazz Orchestra, Lily Wilde Orchestra, Re-Birthing the Cool, The Woody Hite Big Band, Andrew Durkins Industrial Jazz Group, Ezra Weiss Big Band, and Jessie Smith Big Band. Lars Campbell, co-founder of Portland Jazz Orchestra will direct the PDX All Star Big Band in this special night of music. The band line up is still being solidified, but will include Portlands best jazz players, many of who are alumni of PSU, Mt. Hood Community College, and Clackamas Community College.