Valentine's Day Swing Dance with The Jazz Orchestra

Ivywild School presents

Valentine's Day Swing Dance with The Jazz Orchestra

Wed, February 14, 2018

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm (event ends at 10:00 pm)

Ivywild School

Colorado Springs, CO

$10.00 - $20.00

Note two ticket options:

$20 for a 1-hour instructional swing dance lession at 6pm and admission to the dance at 7pm

$10 for admission to the dance at 7pm (no dance lesson)

Valentine's Day Swing Dance with The Jazz Orchestra
Valentine's Day Swing Dance with The Jazz Orchestra
The Jazz Orchestra of the Springs was founded by Jazz Musicians in the Colorado Springs area. The Orchestra features players as arrangers, composers and soloists, performing fresh arrangements of classics as well as original tunes written and arranged by the band members themselves.

Krista Joyce - Vocalist
Krista Joyce is an extremely versatile vocalist, able to span styles from country to jazz, from gospel to classical, from contemporary pop to R&B. She continues to be in much demand in whatever city she resides. Krista has been the featured vocalist on over a dozen recordings; and she’s shared the stage with many respected musicians such as Celine Dion, Lee Greenwood, Lonestar, Crystal Gayle, Restless Heart, Lari White, Ricochet, Melba Moore, Wycliffe Gordon, and Michael Abene, to name a few. She has also performed for President George Bush Sr., The Prince of Wales, The Queen of Denmark, as well as numerous ambassadors and military leaders. Krista has performed in nearly every State in the U.S. as well as various countries spanning five continents. Krista began studying music education at East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, Texas. She later transferred to Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas where she completed her Bachelor of Music Education degree. She subsequently taught middle school and high school choir in De Queen, AR before joining the US Air Force where she is currently the vocalist for the Falconaires.

SAXES
Cully Joyce
Ed Hureau
Mike Van Arsdale

TRUMPETS
Chris Hammiel
Sean Schafer Hennessy

TROMBONES
Scott Crump
Randy Schneider

RHYTHM SECTION
Adam Ohlson - Piano
Jason Crowe - Bass
Wayne Wilkinson - Guitar
Tyler Kennamer - Drums
Venue Information:
Ivywild School
1604 S. Cascade Ave
Colorado Springs, CO, 80905