Mile High Jazz Band presents ‘Cool Jazz in January’ Tuesday in Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

Mile High Jazz Band presents ‘Cool Jazz in January’ Tuesday in Carson City

Nevada Appeal staff report

Warm up by getting moving when the Mile High Jazz Band presents “Cool Jazz in January,” from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The big-band event will feature vocalist Cindee LeVal, at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St.

General admission is $5 at the door and free for age 18 and younger.

The 19-member Mile High Jazz Band performs music in the spirit of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Woody Herman, and more contemporary jazz styles from their repertoire of more than 100 charts. Cindee LeVal will sing cool and hot tunes with the big band: Wacky Dust, Blue Moon, Whatever Lola Wants, and more.

Performances are funded, in part, by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

For information about “Cool Jazz in January” and other live music at Comma Coffee, call June Joplin at 775-883-2662. For information about the Mile High Jazz Band, call 775-883-4154 or see MileHighJazz.com.

Comma Coffee is located across the street from the state legislature building.