The AC Swingin’ Roadrunner Jazz Combo and AC Big Band, both under the direction of music instructor Larry Greer, will present a concert Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Hudgins Hall. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 seniors, students, and children.
The jazz combo set list includes such favorites as “Comin’ Home Baby,” “Basin Street Blues,” “Harlem Nocturne,” “All Blues,” “Girl From Ipanema,” and “Tenor Madness.”
The big band set list includes “Just Friends,” “Night in Tunisia,” “Night and Day,” “Cold Duck Time,” “I Got Rhythm,” and “Dr. Blues.”
AC Jazz Combo performers are Morgan Robertson of Groveton on the trumpet, Andrea Leaman of Crockett on the trumpet, Trevor Curtis of Hudson on tenor saxophone, Kara Glover of Huntington on alto saxophone, Daniel Kiesel of Lufkin on trombone, Earl Howell of Corrigan on guitar, Qurdale Huff of Clarksville on bass, David Evett of San Augustine on drum set, and Director Larry Greer on piano.
The AC Big Band is made up of community members who share a passion for big band music. The saxophone section includes Dixon Shanks, Trevor Curtis, Jimmy
Simmons, Michael Parrish and Bethe Girardi. The trumpet section includes Eduardo Rocha, Scott Williams, Mel Miller and Ricky Gay. The rhythm section includes Luigi Lazareno, Phil Rumbley, Mark Saldana and Director Larry Greer.
For more information about this event, contact the Temple Theater box office at (936) 633-5454.
Nancy Reynolds has proudly served Angelina College since 2000. She began serving as AC’s communications coordinator in 2005. Prior to that, she was the public relations specialist.
Reynolds earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Stephen F. Austin State University. She taught speech courses as an adjunct for AC for eight years.
As communications coordinator, Reynolds’ responsibilities include the following: writing news releases, directing social media, collaborating with the marketing team, managing the Angelina College brand, coordinating publications, managing web content, coordinating internal communications and providing media training.
Reynolds lives in Lufkin with her husband Reg. They have two sons, one daughter-in-law, three grandchildren, and one cat.