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BJC Repertory Orchestra featuring Bobby Militello
Monday, August 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$10
The BJC Repertory Orchestra is very excited to feature saxophonist Bobby Militello at Flying Bison Brewing Company. Bobby Militello has been featured on more than 250 recordings and various television and film scores. Highlights of Militello’s illustrious career include being a member of the Maynard Ferguson Big Band, the Dave Brubeck Quartet, the Tonight Show Band led by Doc Severinsen, as well as leading the Bobby Militello Quartet.
In collaboration with the Buffalo Jazz Collective and Buffalo Public Schools, the Sportsmen’s Americana Music Foundation will award the second annual Floyd Fried Memorial Scholarship to an outstanding student in the All City Jazz Band.
Formed in 2017 by founder and director Jacob Jay, the BJC Repertory Orchestra is an 18-piece big band comprised of the top young professional musicians in the Western New York area. The Repertory Orchestra pays tribute to the jazz tradition through performing repertoire by historically important jazz musicians, composers, and band leaders.