Events and Things to do in Reno, Nevada
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Reno Jazz Orchestra Presents a Night of Contemporary Jazz Hits by Vince Mendoza
May 31 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm PDT$32
Come enjoy a night or two of contemporary big band jazz as the 18-piece Reno Jazz Orchestra presents “Vince Mendoza, a World of Music.”
Most will not recognize his name, but they have heard his GRAMMY-award winning music backing such greats as Joni Mitchell, Sting, The Yellowjackets, Melody Gardot, Elvis Costello, GRP All-Stars and other famous bands throughout the decades. His compositions have appeared on recordings by the likes of saxophonist Joe Lovano, guitarist John Abercrombie, drummer Peter Erskine, vocalist Kurt Elling, and pianist Joey Calderazzo.
The Reno Jazz Orchestra has been based in Northern Nevada for over 20 years and includes musicians who have performed and traveled the world with acts such as Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Elvis Presley, Natalie Cole, Luciano Pavarotti, and other legendary performers.
Get your tickets now for a night out at the Good Luck Macbeth Theater at 124 West Taylor Street, Mid-Town, Reno, NV 89509.