Nova’s CD Release Party Coming Up!

It’s October, which means that it’s time to remind everyone that the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra is closing in on a big event: on the 25th, we’re having a big party for therelease of our 8th full-length CD of all-Minnesota Big Band Jazz, titled Who Sez You Can’t Dance to Be-Bop. This event and concert… Continue reading Nova’s CD Release Party Coming Up!

Nova’s September Performance Tonight and New Tantara Release Pre-order!

This is a quick message to let everyone know that the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra is playing at the Shorewood Bar & Grill tonight, September 27. Come on out! As usual, we start at 7pm and will play till 10. Other important news: our recently completed recording consisting of Bill Mathieu compositions is available at… Continue reading Nova’s September Performance Tonight and New Tantara Release Pre-order!

This Fall, What’s in Store for Nova

As we hinted in our last post here, exciting things are happening with the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra this fall. First, we’re pleased to announce that our 8th CD, Who Says You Can’t Dance to Bebop, will be released soon. We’ll have a big CD release party at the Shorewood Bar & Grill on Tuesday,… Continue reading This Fall, What’s in Store for Nova

Summer 2011

During the summer, the Nova Contemporary Jazz Orchestra keeps up its performance schedule admirably, especially considering many of its personnel are busy with — and distracted by — all the other things that people do during the summer. Besides gigging and other work, there’s traveling, vacationing, and seeking out a pleasant area of the Twin… Continue reading Summer 2011