Estes Park Jazz Big Band

The Estes Park Jazz Big Band will present an evening concert featuring three Estes Park vocalists on Wednesday, August 8 starting at 7:00 p.m. The free concert will be held at Performance Park, Estes Park’s beautiful outdoor performance facility located on west Elkhorn Avenue. Audience members are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets.

Chuck Varilek will direct the local jazz band which is in its 26th year of providing music for Estes Park residents and visitors.

Featured vocalists on this concert will be: Meghan Tokunaga-Scanlon, Ron Ball and Loren Johnson, accompanied by the Jazz Big Band.

Tokunaga-Scanlon will be featured soloist on “Teach Me Tonight” and “The Frim Fram Sauce.” Ball will sing “I’ve Got You Under My Skin.” Johnson will be featured on “Wah! Hoo!”

The Jazz Big Band will perform several well-known selections including: Les Brown’s “Leap Frog,” Glenn Miller’s “Pennsylvania 6-500,” Jimmy Dorsey’s “Green Eyes,” and many other big band hits.

The Estes Park Jazz Big Band is made up of musicians from Estes Park and surrounding communities.

For more information about the band or the concert, please contact Chuck Varilek at 970-586-8776.

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