Jazz-versions of classic songs comes to Friday Jazz Series

The Friday Jazz Series will return to East Los Angeles College this Friday with a performance by lounge band Nutty. The band is set to play songs by The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Jethro Tull, The Police and Aerosmith  in ways that interpret them into a completely different genre. According to the band director and singer Joel Hile who goes by Sonny Moon, it is a creative way to share the history…

March 14, 2016

ELAC audience claps to Justo Almario Quartet

By Vivian Ramirez The First Friday Jazz Series kicked off the new semester with a performance by the Justo Almario Quartet on Friday in the S2 Recital Hall on Friday, Sept. 7. The group is comprised of a bassist John Pena, guitarist Ramon Stagnaro, drummer Walter Rodriguez and extensively features saxophonist Almario, a well-known musician in the industry. Almario has shared the stage with Tito Puente, Charles Mingus and Queen…

September 8, 2012