Great success for the ELAC Jazz Band performance

By: Jorge Vazquez Upon entering the S2 building, the 17 members of the ELAC Jazz Band were already playing with conductor and director Bob Dawson. Though the Jazz performance was free, patrons were encouraged to donate to the music program afterwards. The band also had their 2 CDs for sale at $5 each, buyers could choose from the Eastside Jazz album or their seasonal Christmas album. Despite never being to…

May 22, 2017

ELAC Jazz Night rocks audience

By Hugo Narvaez Without a warning, like a rainstorm breaking through a spring day, the sound of music filled the S2 Recital Hall at the “First Friday Jazz Concert” on May 9. Audiences were driven to spontaneous applause by the melodies that were played by ELAC’s Jazz Band. Director Bob Dawson, delighted audiences with his charm and witty sense of humor as he directed the nights performances. The performances contained…

May 13, 2014