It is exciting to announce the beginning of a new weekly jazz gig at Caffe Mela in downtown Wenatchee on Tuesdays from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. They have just remodeled and are now serving dinner and adult beverages along with their award winning coffee.
This opportunity will allow for local jazz fans to have a home. The finest players in the area are featured in a variety of settings, and other "guests" and students will sit in as well. Darren Reynolds, owner of Caffe Mela is a supporter of live music in a big way. Since the opening of his coffeehouse there is a sense of real vitality growing within the local music scene.
Among the musicians who will be regular performers are:
- Erin Smith - trumpet/flugelhorn
- Jeff Sandberg Jr. - saxophones
- Tom McNair - trombone
- Sammy Choman - clarinet/saxophones
- Tracy Warner - clarinet
- Glenn Isaacson - piano/bass
- Pat Thompson - piano
- Owen Megelssen - guitar
- Mike Choman - guitar
- Steve Sanders - bass
- Roger Vandivort - bass
- Mike Conrad - drums
- Todd Snyder - drums
There is no cover charge, and all ages are welcomed. See you there!